Tag: typography

12 Charming Hand Lettered Quotes by Neil Tony Porter

Neil Tony Porter is a Hand Letterer and Graphic Designer from London. He helps build magical brands at the entertainment company Mind Candy. Neil has a passion for children's branding, typography, and visual story. He recently contacted me to show...

40 Sexy Typography Posters to Stimulate Your Creativity

In this time and age when wall designs and table knick-knacks are used to produce Instagram-worthy photos, typography and hand-lettered designs are more popular than ever. Every now and then you look for a quote online to express what you...

30 Must-Have Fonts for 2015

To some people, typography may seem like a small thing. But when you’re serious about your aesthetic appearance, typography has a great impact on what you’re spelling out with your words. Typography is the style or appearance of any printed...

What You Ought to Know About Pairing Fonts

Pairing fonts? Yes, in design, knowing which fonts work well together is a very important step in creating a work that is visually appealing. Typography or the arrangement of typefaces and the matching and pairing of types is something that...

13 Handy Typography Tools for Designers

People who are in the design field understand that appearance is everything, especially when it comes to typography. To designers, typography is a form of art, just as necessary as the words themselves, and tailored to the people who read the...

Astonishing Hand Lettering by Sean McCabe

Sean McCabe is a hand lettering artist and type designer currently living in San Antonio, Texas. His passion for hand lettering and typography has recently turned into a successful business. In March 2014 Sean launched Learn Lettering, an online video course that educates people...

How to Increase Conversion Rates with Tactical Typography

Most marketers know by now that increasing conversion rates is an entire branch of science itself. Getting to the bottom of which presentation techniques and graphic design elements actually have a measurable influence on customer behavior has become something of...

The Pros and Cons of Flat Web Design

There's no denying that flat design is everywhere you look these days. Like always, web design is rapidly changing and evolving. The entire industry is currently shifting from 3D and skeuomorphism to flat and minimal design. Flat web design is a...

25 Examples of Kerning Gone Wrong

Kerning is the process of adjusting the spacing between individual letter forms. It's mainly used in typography to achieve visually pleasing spacing over a range of characters. Modern software programs usually provide an autokerning feature, however it's rarely a sufficient alternative for...