Typography

A Map Of The Typographic Universe, Drawn By AI

The visualization combines powerful algorithms and the wisdom of type designers.<p>The secrets of fonts–and the subtle differences between them that can make or break a project–have long belonged to type designers. But one designer at Ideo recently decided to use machine learning algorithms to …

Graphic Design

Feature | The ABCs of J-FP

Next time you’re in Paris, consider adding a short typographic ‘Porchez Sightseeing Tour’ to your itinerary. You can see the work of Jean-François …

Graphic Design

Things Designers Say That You’ll Never Hear From Other People

Composite image by DesignTAXI. Background image via Shutterstock<p><b>Similar to other industries,</b> the design field runs with its own unique jargon–some …

Design

Retro Fonts and Vintage Logos: Artisan Collection

The Artisan collection – retro fonts and vintage logo templates from Hustle Supply Co.Jeremy Vessey of studio Hustle Supply Co. has packed together …

Graphic Design

For the Love of God, Stop Putting Two Spaces After a Period

A close friend of mine recently asked me to edit an important professional email. We’ve known each other since we were 8 years old, and in recent …

‘Font Map’: Awesome Tool Helps Designers Find Relationships Between Google Fonts

Composite image by DesignTAXI. Background image via IDEO Font Map<br>Every typeface has its merits—even the infamous ‘Comic Sans’ works as a great …

Graphic Design

THE OUTSIDERS -- and YA Lit -- at 50: An Interview With SE Hinton

April 24, 1967 marks the official birthdate of young adult literature as we know it. There were, of course, books written for teenagers prior to …

Publishing

You Can Now Download Your Favorite Typefaces From Iconic TV Shows Of The 90s

Screengrab via Ceros<br>Interactive content marketing platform Ceros has invented a hub where you can discover interesting facts about your favorite …

Graphic Design

Typographic Project Debuts Fresh Colorful Font Inspired By The ‘Rainbow Flag’

Screengrab via chrisrowson<p><b>The recent death of</b> LGBTQ+ activist and creator of the globally-known Rainbow Flag, Gilbert Baker, was a piece of news too …

Graphic Design

Good Fonts for Business Cards

When you design a business card for your small business, you have to balance two conflicting goals: standing out and fitting in. You want your …

Graphic Design

Typography and Font Design: Biotif Typeface

Biotif Typeface is a typography project shared by Deni Anggara, on his Behance profile. It's a beautiful modern grotesque san serif font optimized …

Graphic Design

Watch: Typography In A Nutshell For Graphic And Web Designers

[Click here to view the video in this article] <br>You’ll find typography in every nook and cranny. Just like color and composition, it can dramatically …

Graphic Design

From the Choirgirl Hotel by Tori Amos

Contributed by WordsandFonts<i><br>License: All Rights Reserved.</i> <br>Cover of Amos’s 1998 album.<br>Released in May 1998, the artwork for Tori Amos's fourth solo …

Graphic Design

36 Days of Type submission by Carlo Cadenas

Colorful typographic 3D illustrations created by Carlo Cadenas for 36 Days of Type.<p>Carlo Cadenas is a Buenos Aires, Argentina based freelance art …

Graphic Design

Altivo Font Family by Kostic Type Foundry

The Altivo font family, a proper workhorse sans serif typeface that performs quite well on screen.<p>Recently published by Kostic Type Foundry, Altivo …

Graphic Design

Chuck Berry’s Greatest Hits

Photo(s) on Flickr.<i><br>Source: https://www.flickr.com Klaus Hiltscher. License: All Rights Reserved.</i> <br>US release, 1964<br>Cover design by Don Bronstein …

Entertainment

Free Font Friday: Ryman Eco by Dan Rhatigan & Grey London

<i>Only a few weeks left until HOW Design Live! You don’t want to miss out on the opportunity to see speakers like Seymour Chwast, Timothy Goodman,</i> …

Social Media Marketing

Sharp Type releases new charitable font Respira for Earth Day

Independent type foundry Sharp Type has designed a new typeface, Respira, a stencil blackletter font “inspired by lettering in Andalusian …

Design

Serif VS Sans Serif In The Before-And-After Logos Of Famous Brands

Composite image by DesignTAXI. Images via Wikipedia Public Domain<br>One simply can’t stress on the significance of what your typeface choice can bring …

Graphic Design

I Am Not I by Boris Mikhailov

Contributed by JAF<i><br>Photo: JAF. License: All Rights Reserved.</i> <i><br>I Am Not</i><i> I</i> brings together 33 tritone images from Boris Mikhailov's iconic series of self …

Graphic Design

Stop Making These 8 Risky Password Mistakes

Save yourself from a cyber disaster.<p>Elaborate passwords are a necessity in today's internet-obsessed world. Unfortunately, too many of us still rely …

Data Breach

5 Things That Make Your Resume Unreadable

The goal of writing is always to articulate your point <i>clearly</i>—and that’s true whether you’re penning a novel, a company blog post, or your own …

Career Development

The Best Google Web Fonts To Make Your Header Texts Stand Out

Composite image by DesignTAXI. Screenshots via Google Fonts<br>Since Google web fonts are readable virtually everywhere in the world and even make web …

Graphic Design

Quiz: Find Out If You Have Perfect Vision By Matching These Tricky Fonts

So you think you have perfect vision?<br>Give your eyes a test with this quiz by Buzzfeed. It looks like a simple concept, but the quiz gets increasingly …

Quizzes

Revelstoke Font Family

The Revelstoke font family, a vintage inspired display typeface in 5 styles.<p>Created and published by Canadian art director, graphic and type designer …

Graphic Design

The Swiss Were Good

Those Swiss were deceiving. They said they were creating a language of design simplicity based on fundamental forms, clarity and rational thought. …

Graphic Design

Enquanto você lê by Gerard Unger

Contributed by Estereográfica Editorial<i><br>Photo: Estereográfica Editorial. License: All Rights Reserved.</i> <br>New cover for the Brazilian edition, designed …

Graphic Design

Retake Quiz

Correct!<p>Wrong!<p>It's this one!<p>And the font is called "Prestige Elite Std Regular."<p>Correct!<p>Wrong!<p>It's this one!<p>And the font is "American Purpose Regular."<p>Correct!<p>Wrong!<p>It's this one!<p>And the font is "Market Deco Regular."<p>Correct!<p>Wrong!<p>It's this one!<p>And the font is "Minion Pro …

Graphic Design

Timesaving ‘Monotype Library’ Lets You Download And Share 10,000 Premium Fonts

Video screenshot via Monotype<p><b>If you constantly</b> find yourself wasting time pondering over which fonts to use for your projects, you’ll love this …

Graphic Design

JavaScript: Learn Regular Expressions for Beginners

<b>In JavaScript, a regular expression is simply a type of object that is used to match character combinations in strings.</b><p>Make your first Regular …

JavaScript