Pied Type has been published on since September 14, 2007, and originates in Thornton, CO, USA.

Currently Pied Type is composed on a MacBook Pro running OS Version 10.12.4 and Chrome Version 57.0.2987.133 (64-bit).

The red avatar/blavatar/trademark is an asterisk.

The theme in use is Opti.

The main title/logo font is Abril Fatface.

Headlines are PT Sans and text is PT Serif.