Typography

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youworkforthem.com

Mark Simonson Introduces Proxima Soft

Mark Simonson is a prolific graphic designer, illustrator, and typographer whose innate artistic talents date all the way back to his early childhood. While his college education and subsequent career initially focused ...

csswizardry.com

Typography for Developers

Since as long as I can remember, I’ve had a soft spot for typography, and when it makes up so much of the web, typography should be good. Learning how to design ...

scotch.io

Typography and Vertical Rhythm

In both print design and web design, typography plays an important role. After all, content is king, and text content is prevalent in the web. That is why it is important to ...

betterwebtype.com

Better Web Typography for a Better Web

Better Web Type is an easy-to-follow web typography email course for web designers & web developers. Web design is 95% typography, so web designers and front-end developers should all have typography skills. ...

icons8.com

Preparatory Practices to Calligraphy

More than a year ago I started thinking about what writing means to me. As a daily practice I enjoy it and I find it both meditative and challenging. Sometimes I get ...

prototypr.io

What’s the Best Font Size for the Web?

I recently found a fun visualization tool, SizeCalc.com, that shows you the perceived size of an object based on your viewing distance. It started me thinking… we have rules of thumb for ...

medium.com

The Role of Lowercase in Typefaces

Welcome to a new series on TypeThursday; Fontribute. Each week, TypeThursday founder Thomas Jockin reviews two fonts to reveal the considerations and approaches of different typeface designers. With these discussions, you can ...