Typography tips and best practices for websites

Designer Daily

Text is represented through typography – it is a way to communicate efficiently. Although those elements are essential, they often forget about the typography of the website. These typography tips will help you unlock an impressive UI for your websites.

Architype fuses typography and architecture to forge expressive new alphabet

Creative Boom

Typography and architecture are two disciplines often covered on Creative Boom, but it's rare that we include them in one article. Johann had a simple concept for his project: to combine typography and architecture to create a new custom typeface.

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Posters by Formist that champion 'inventive' typography

Creative Boom

Letters are kind of a big deal for Formist – the renowned publisher, type foundry and design studio based in Sydney, Australia. And now it's bringing a whole load of new letters to your walls with the launch of some fresh type posters this month.

Bespoke typography provides the branding backbone for microbrewery Diagonale

Creative Boom

And the Paris-based design studio decided to harness the power of typography to express this young company's brand story visually. Launched in 2019, Diagonale is an independent micro-brewery in Broussy-le-Grand, Marne, in northeastern France.

Volta Pasta Makes Creative Use of Typography

Designer Daily

Focused on typography and elements around it, the design uses lines, waves, and simple shapes to suggest the pasta rather than placing photos on it.

17 Typography Inspiration Resources To Boost Creativity

Shillington

You’ll know that typography is something that underpins almost every aspect of this practice. If at this point your eyes have started to blur, and the word ‘typography’ is beginning to lose all meaning, and then you feel like it actually has no meaning—never fear!

Video: How To Create a Floral Typography Effect in Photoshop

Spoon Graphics

In today’s Photoshop tutorial I’m going to show you how to create the popular floral typography effect, where type is combined with images of flowers to create pretty artwork. The post Video: How To Create a Floral Typography Effect in Photoshop appeared first on Spoon Graphics. Videos adobe photoshop floral text effect floral type floral typography floral typography photoshop floral typography tutorial photoshop photoshop tutorial video video tutorial

32 Remarkable Lettering and Typography Design for Inspiration

Graphic Design Junction

Here we are gathered remarkable collection of Lettering and Typography designs created by professional designers and artist for your inspiration. Beautiful artwork of calligraphy, lettering and typography are here. Lettering and Typography Designs. How to motivate yourself?

9 Laws of Typography That Every App Designer Should Know

Just Creative

Typography will always be a key element of graphic design. The use of typography can make or break a design, determine the readability of app contents and directly impact business conversion. When it comes to typography, there are certain ground rules that remain constant.

A typography tribute to Darwin's On the Origin of Species shows the book's own evolution

Creative Boom

It must have been some feat for British graphic designer Simon Phillipson to create a new edition of Charles Darwin's classic On the Origin of Species , highlighting all the linguistic changes the famous naturalist made between the book's first and last publication.

Hanzer Liccini fuse intrepid typography with clever jewellery design

Creative Boom

In a fascinating coalescence of type and product design, alongside a continuation of its experimental typographic practice, Studio Hanzer Liccini has bridged the gap between typography and jewellery in its typeface designed for Berlin-based jewellery company Migl?

30 Examples of Creative Typography that Will Blow Your Mind

Graphic Design Junction

Today I’ shared best examples of lettering and typography designs that will blow your mind. Typography is always inspiration for those who know the importance of words. Good handmade lettering and typography designs are always great for inspiring.

Typography Principles

Communication Arts

Obys’s site unpacks the best practices when it comes to typography design and tests visitors’ knowledge with quizzes. Article

The complete retrospective of Japan's ingenious master of three-dimensional typography

Creative Boom

If, like John Maeda , many of you see Takenobu Igarashi as a creative legend who taught you the "ABCs of form (and life)", then prepare yourselves for the complete retrospective of the ingenious master of three-dimensional typography.

Kandinsky Inspired Typography

Abduzeedo

Kandinsky Inspired Typography. Jong min shared an incredible typography and illustration project inspired by Vassily Kandinsky 's style of painting. abduzeedo 04.19.21 Jong reconstructed each letter based on the work of taro veron.

9 Examples of Vintage Typography

Design Roast

Vintage typography is fonts that have a retro look to them. Typography allowed for a [.]. The post 9 Examples of Vintage Typography appeared first on Design Roast. Typography

Tré Seals on protest graphics, typography and getting into design with Pentagram partner Naresh Ramchandani

Creative Boom

The chat was both fascinating and genuinely helpful in its practical advice for designs and was titled 'Protest, Typography, and the Fight for Justice – Tré Seals on a practice rooted in purpose.' From there, I'll try to find a piece of typography that multiple people have a connection with.

Best Selling Fonts for Half-Price + FREE Typography Lessons with Top Creators

Spoon Graphics

A free online Typography event kicked off yesterday at Design Cuts featuring live lessons with top designers and discounts of up 50% off various popular font-families. Watch The FREE Live Typography Lessons.

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Typography Collections

Abduzeedo

Typography Collections. Robinson Cursor has been exploring with typography for a while. abduzeedo 03.31.21 I am a fan of the collections he shares on his Behance and asked if I could share one of them here with you all.

Duncan Brazzil's ongoing experiment with kinetic typography is a must for type lovers everywhere

Creative Boom

Of all the work we come across, it's often the side projects we love the most; like this Kinetic Typography Experiments by Portland-based designer, Duncan Brazzil. You can follow Duncan's Kinetic Typography Experiments project at duncanbrazzil.com.

What is Leading in Typography?

Shillington

When it comes to typography, it is the attention to detail that makes a difference in how readable and legible that piece of typography is. Among the elements that require a lot of finessing is leading, one of the unsung heroes behind every typography-heavy piece of design.

Get $3000+ worth of Fonts for Just $29 with This Spectacular Typography Set

Spoon Graphics

The Creative’s Spectacular Typography Set is the complete font solution, featuring a huge variety of styles at a never-seen-before price. Buy The Creative’s Spectacular Typography Set.

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22 Typography-Dominant Package Designs

The Die Line

46 Remarkable Hand-Lettering and Typography Designs for Inspiration

Graphic Design Junction

I love handmade lettering and typography and this is one of the best lettering and typography quotes design by professional Instagram artists and designers. Today I shared 2020’s first lettering and typography collection for typography lovers.

Fluid Typography

Design Wizard

Fluid Typography =equals= Responsiveness of the Future. Jumping typography vs. fluid typography. Here we’re approaching the concept of fluid typography. That is why some clever minds came up with fluid typography, so that fonts can resize on their own. REM and EM units are often used in jumping typography. Jumping typography will make sure your site is responsive. The post Fluid Typography appeared first on Design Wizard.

Studio Dotto's bespoke Art Deco-inspired typography for Liverpool Everyman and Playhouse Theatres

Creative Boom

We developed a series of bespoke typography alongside the guide layouts to use throughout their upcoming seasons.". For its new theatre season, Liverpool Everyman and Playhouse theatres approached Manchester-based Studio Dotto to create these typographic-led 'what's on' guides and brochures.

Typography for Biden

Fonts by Hoefler&Co.

When I was approached by Robyn Kanner , Senior Creative Advisor to the Biden for President, she shared with me one of the campaign’s most interesting communications challenges: its reliance on sophisticated and irreducible messages, which would need the clarifying effects of typography.

Ornate & Highly Decorative 3D Typography by Katt Phatt

Design You Trust

A typographic piece which accentuates curves within typography. Katt Phatt is a South Africain 3D illustrator and art director, specializing in typography and decorative arts. Inspirations 3d Katt Phatt lettering typography

31 Remarkable Lettering and Typography Designs for Inspiration

Graphic Design Junction

This is the collection of best lettering and typography quotes design by professional Instagram artists and designers. Typography is always inspiration for those who know the importance of words. Good handmade lettering and typography designs are always great for inspiring.

Top 10 Typography Artists Worth Following

Inkbot Design

Top 10 Typography Artists Worth Following. When expressed in artistic and inventive ways, typography moves away from being only words arranged for print and becomes inspiring and exciting forms of design. Typography Design Inspiration Graphic Designers

Design Fails: 10 Times Typography Ruined the Day

Creative Market

Typography, the art and science of displaying letters to make the written word read well and also visually pleasing, is a fickle beast. Typography design fails catch you by surprise, just when you least expect them to. Remember to Always Review Your Typography Before Launch.

A book for typography lovers: London Street Signs tells the story of the capital's cherished nameplates

Creative Boom

Street signs are everywhere in London. They dutifully lie on every corner, guiding us through one of the best cities in the world. As a creative, you might notice the different lettering styles but did you ever consider their history?

Incredible Typography Works of Jordan Metcalf

Design You Trust

Inspirations graphic Jordan Metcalf letterring typographyJordan Metcalf is a South African graphic designer based in Portland, Oregon and one of our very special guests for this year’s edition. He has a strong focus on diverse, experimental custom lettering and identity design.

2021 Typography Competition Now Open!

Communication Arts

Communication Arts is proud to announce the opening of our 2021 Typography competition! We’re looking for the best work in typography—type-centric design and advertising work, typefaces and hand-lettering—to immortalize in our 2021 Typography Annual.

30 Sites to Find Inspiring Typography Ideas

Creative Market

Typography plays a quiet role in our lives, whether you notice it or not. Today, there are all kinds of typography as well as a study dedicated to it. Typography terms made simple. Remember key typography concepts. Grab this handy cheatsheet summarizing some of the most important typography terms. 30 Typography Websites. We Love Typography. Typography Served. I Love Typography. Practical Typography. Typography Daily.

Elliot Jay Stocks: New Typography

Shillington

The post Elliot Jay Stocks: New Typography appeared first on Shillington Design Blog. Events Typography tdc Type Director's Club typographyThe Type Director’s Club will be hosting a talk with Elliot Jay Stocks , Creative Director of Maido.

Isabel Castillo Guijarro tells us 'all will be okay in the end' with a luscious set of typography postcards

Creative Boom

If you're feeling a little overwhelmed right now, you're not alone. Award-winning designer and illustrator Isabel Castillo Guijarro wanted to reassure us that all will be well with the launch of nine postcards featuring the message, 'OK'.

How does typography behave under extreme conditions? New book Teasing Typography explores

Its Nice That

Recently published by Slanted, Juliane Nöst’s first book explores what happens when meaning is stripped away from type.

3D & Typography for KOBU Foundry

Abduzeedo

3D & Typography for KOBU Foundry. Brígida Lourenço Guerreiro and the folks over at KOBU Agency shared a really cool 3D project exploring glass texture and typography. abduzeedo 03.29.21

Paula Scher on falling in love with typography, timeless identities and what it takes to become a great designer

Creative Boom

A partner at Pentagram since 1991, she began her career as an art director in the 1970s and '80s, when she earned a reputation for her eclectic approach to typography. So when did you fall in love with typography? And I was inhibited by typography because of the technology at the time. I would make the typography relate specifically to what that art was. Ultimately, the typography took over. Nike was in silly typography.

DIA on turning typography on its head

Creative Review

The post DIA on turning typography on its head appeared first on Creative Review Meg Donohoe and Mitch Paone, co-founders of the influential design company DIA, talk about why process should come before aesthetics and how using motion design in their work felt radical at the beginning.

Ornate & Highly Decorative 3D Typography

Abduzeedo

Ornate & Highly Decorative 3D Typography. A typographic piece which accentuates curves within typography. abduzeedo 04.02.21 Katt Phatt™ shared a beautiful 3D project on Behance featuring some ornate and highly decorative design.

35 Examples of Vintage and Retro Typography You Need to See

Shillington

Here, we’re going to delve deep and dig out some of the most interesting vintage typography, all of which can inspire designers or even be used in your designs today. Skip forward again to 1890 when things start up again and typography started to become what we know of today.