15 Enlightening Books for Typography Enthusiasts

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If you’re a graphic designer or typographer, intimate understanding of typography is vital for your success. If you’re looking to improve your skills and learn more about typography, then you’re in luck!

The Month in Type: May 2022

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The post The Month in Type: May 2022 appeared first on I Love Typography. typographyRead the book, Typographic Firsts. Our monthly roundup of type news and design inspiration. It's all here!

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Make the Letter Bigger

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The post Make the Letter Bigger appeared first on I Love Typography. typography initials letterforms paratext type systemsDecorated or illuminated initials were an important part of medieval manuscripts for a thousand years.

A Year in Type

I Love Typography

A year ago we launched I Love Typography’s font store, entering a crowded marketplace dominated by a few big players with very deep pockets. The post A Year in Type appeared first on I Love Typography. typography ILT FontsRead the book, Typographic Firsts.

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The Month in Type: Fun type

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Our monthly global roundup of the best in typography, graphic design, branding and fonts. The post The Month in Type: Fun type appeared first on I Love Typography. typography monthly font newsRead the book, Typographic Firsts.

21 New Foundries Join ILT

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The post 21 New Foundries Join ILT appeared first on I Love Typography. typography ILT FontsRead the book, Typographic Firsts. One year ago today, ILT launched its own font store. Our mission is to create a healthy and creative ecosystem for the creators and users of type.

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Steven Heller’s Font of the Month: Pufff

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The post Steven Heller’s Font of the Month: Pufff appeared first on I Love Typography. typography font of the month ILT FontsRead the book, Typographic Firsts. Follow Steven Heller as he takes a closer look at a counter-less wonder called Pufff.

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The Month in Type: Feb 2020

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Our monthly roundup of fonts, typography, and graphic design news and inspiration. The post The Month in Type: Feb 2020 appeared first on I Love Typography. typography monthly font newsRead the book, Typographic Firsts.

Typographics Festival: An interview with Cara Di Edwardo

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The post Typographics Festival: An interview with Cara Di Edwardo appeared first on I Love Typography. typography education eventsRead the book, Typographic Firsts. Typographics is a design festival that takes place every June in New York.

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.

Steven Heller’s Font of the Month: Astronef Super

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The post Steven Heller’s Font of the Month: Astronef Super appeared first on I Love Typography. typography font of the month ILT FontsRead the book, Typographic Firsts.

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The Year in Type

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The post The Year in Type appeared first on I Love Typography. typography monthly font newsRead the book, Typographic Firsts. What a year! There is much to bemoan in 2020 2021, but the never-ending year was still an inspiring one in type.

Schotis Display font family

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The post Schotis Display font family appeared first on I Love Typography. typography font fashion week new fontsRead the book, Typographic Firsts. Schotis Display is the companion to Schotis Text and is meant to be used in headlines, in subheadings, and other large size settings.

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Examples of websites that do web typography properly

Designer Daily

Typography has become fundamental in web design projects. Typography assists in providing an excellent experience for users before they even click a button or read. Typography has become one of the most popular trends of web design trends among designers. What is Typography?

Font Fashion Week

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It’s a brand new series of free online events organized by I Love Typography to celebrate the latest trends in type design. The post Font Fashion Week appeared first on I Love Typography. typography events ILT Fonts new fontsRead the book, Typographic Firsts.

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Layfort font family

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The post Layfort font family appeared first on I Love Typography. typography art deco new fontsRead the book, Typographic Firsts.

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The Month in Type: January 2022

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The post The Month in Type: January 2022 appeared first on I Love Typography. typography monthly font newsRead the book, Typographic Firsts. Apparently, it’s now the year 2022 AD!

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Fonts to Fall in Love With

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The post Fonts to Fall in Love With appeared first on I Love Typography. typography font fashion week new fontsRead the book, Typographic Firsts. In last week’s newsletter we looked at some of the fantastic fonts released during out first Font Fashion Week.

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What serif typeface would go well with Proxima Nova?

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appeared first on I Love Typography. typography font fashion week new fontsRead the book, Typographic Firsts.

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Steven Heller’s Font of the Month: Valvolina

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The post Steven Heller’s Font of the Month: Valvolina appeared first on I Love Typography. typography font of the month ILT FontsRead the book, Typographic Firsts.

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Celebrating women-led foundries

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I Love Typography launches a mentorship program for women-led (or co-led) foundries. The post Celebrating women-led foundries appeared first on I Love Typography. typography educationRead the book, Typographic Firsts.

Fantastic New Fonts

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The post Fantastic New Fonts appeared first on I Love Typography. typographyRead the book, Typographic Firsts. During our first and hugely successful Font Fashion Week, we saw the release of 12 new font families.

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Bodoni Egyptian Mono

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The post Bodoni Egyptian Mono appeared first on I Love Typography. typography font fashion week new fontsRead the book, Typographic Firsts. In a landscape filled with thousands of typefaces, Bodoni Egyptian Mono is an unexpected design that mixes together wildly divergent DNAs.

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Typefaces for Human-centered Branding

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If typography is the voice of a brand, what sort of typeface would fit a human-centered one? The post Typefaces for Human-centered Branding appeared first on I Love Typography. typography branding fontsRead the book, Typographic Firsts.

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Steven Heller’s Font of the Month: Show

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The post Steven Heller’s Font of the Month: Show appeared first on I Love Typography. typography font of the month ILT FontsRead the book, Typographic Firsts.

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My Favorite Fonts of 2021

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The post My Favorite Fonts of 2021 appeared first on I Love Typography. typography favorite fonts fonts in focusRead the book, Typographic Firsts. The year 2021 was mostly memorable for all the wrong reasons.

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The Month in Type: Nov. 2021

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2021 appeared first on I Love Typography. typography monthly font newsRead the book, Typographic Firsts. Jony Ive’s name will forever be associated with Apple and the iPhone. But what’s he been up to since leaving Apple? Would you believe this is the work of Ives?

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Fonts in Focus: Palast

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The post Fonts in Focus: Palast appeared first on I Love Typography. typography fonts in focusRead the book, Typographic Firsts.

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Steven Heller’s Font of the Month

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The post Steven Heller’s Font of the Month appeared first on I Love Typography. typography font of the month new fontsRead the book, Typographic Firsts. In this debut issue of our new monthly column, design legend Steven Heller takes a look at René Bieder’s Magnat font family.

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Ask ILT: Fashion Fonts

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The post Ask ILT: Fashion Fonts appeared first on I Love Typography. typography ask ILT classificationRead the book, Typographic Firsts. In episode one the new Ask ILT series, I answered, What’s the difference between Grotesque and Neo-Grotesque?

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An Interview with Ulrike Rausch

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The post An Interview with Ulrike Rausch appeared first on I Love Typography. typography interviewRead the book, Typographic Firsts. Ulrike Rausch is an author and award-winning type designer based in Berlin.

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Women of Letters

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The post Women of Letters appeared first on I Love Typography. typography interviewRead the book, Typographic Firsts. Women of Letters is the first in a new series of short interviews.

Steven Heller’s Font of the Month: TheStencil

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The post Steven Heller’s Font of the Month: TheStencil appeared first on I Love Typography. typography font of the monthRead the book, Typographic Firsts. Who doesn't love stencil fonts.

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Steven Heller’s Font of the Month: Nicholas

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The post Steven Heller’s Font of the Month: Nicholas appeared first on I Love Typography. typography font of the month ILT FontsRead the book, Typographic Firsts.

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