Typography

not_my_type

Fonts that are not my type

I recently watched a fun SNL video starring Ryan Gosling about how he is still, years later, haunted by the logo for the movie Avatar. Why? Because it uses the...
questagrande

Easy to read fonts

I get asked all the time what are the best fonts to use on websites. A few years ago the answer was pretty black and white, but, if used correctly,...
TYPEKIT fonts

A few of my favorite Adobe Typekit fonts

If you are an Adobe user like me, you are familiar with their font library, Typekit. Typekit has thousands of fonts that are ready-to-use and in their library. You can...
google fonts

A few of my favorite Google Fonts

Google fonts are fantastic, and not just because they are 100% free, open-source fonts that are viewable in all browsers - they are also easy to use and most are...
variable font introduction

An brief introduction to variable fonts

In September, I read news introducing variable fonts and I was excited about the potential they have in the web design world. Responsive design had mammoth impacts on web design and...
no fail font pairings

No fail font combinations

These days there is no shortage of font choices to use on your website or marketing materials. This is great because the choices are limitless and this is bad for...
Dress-up your website with Google Fonts

Dress-up your website with Google Fonts

There are occasions when normal, boring serifs and san serifs just won't do because something bolder and more decorative is needed to fit the bill. If you find your blog or...
the dyslexie font

The Dyslexie Font

Dyslexia is reading disability which is caused by a glitch with the brain’s ability to process symbols. There are many different severity levels of dyslexia but it is commonly represented...
graphic design trends

Graphic Design Trend: Illustrative Typography

Sometimes you need a normal or polite font, like a simple serif or handsome sans serif and then there are times when you need something that will make more of...
fonts2

Font classifications for non-designers

There are probably millions of fonts available to designers today. The large selection is good, because of the variety, but bad because it makes choosing the perfect font difficult. Maybe...