With this add-on users can quickly generate writing animation of given length for selected curves.
Supported Blender Version: 2.8 Beta (also supported 2.79b)
Github repository: https://github.com/Shriinivas/writinganimation
Blender 2.8 Beta Script File: writinganim_2_8.py
Zip file with the writing animation integrated with stroke font for text writing animation: writinganimstrokefont_2_8.zip
(Blender 2.79b Script File: writinganim.py)
(Please refer to the closed task T59725. This is the same add-on ported to Blenbder 2.8 Beta.)
Update (May 9, 2019):
Text animation is now integrated in this add-on (please see above for the script file details)
Video tutorial: https://youtu.be/WZVMPuyfYTM
I am removing the attachments from this task.
Please refer to the latest files on the Github repository mentioned above.