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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, Oliver Reichenstein famously claimed. So web designers and front-end developers should ...


How to Choose and Pair Typefaces

The act of choosing two typefaces is probably the first (and often most difficult) task you do when creating a new design. Many people get stuck here, myself included. Recently, I discovered ...


Typography, Branding, and Value

Recently, I went to Twitter with a thought. Free typography has its place but I’m not sure professional identity design is where it lives. Zach McNair gave a valuable response and argued ...

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Branding Book & Style Guide Templates

A beautiful collection of 5 different style guide templates! 75 fully customizable and easy to use pages, each with real wording. These templates are the perfect starting point for creating beautiful branding books.


Getting Started With Variable Fonts

In october 2016, version 1.8 of OpenType was released, and with it an extensive new technology: OpenType Font Variations. More commonly known as variable fonts, the technology enables a single font file ...


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...