How type is promoted on the web is changing. This week, Typethursday chatted with front-end developer John D. Jameson. They discussed how specimen websites have changed and how to make your promo site more effective.
You might or might not remember typewriters, but their use is responsible for many of the type crimes committed today. Text by Ilene Strizver.
The second release from Frere-Jones Type is here. Retina combines years of legibility research and a broad range of proportions for a family that is both clear and capable.
We are happy to be included among the Best 25 Typography Blogs, which will really help you get to grips with typography. You’ll find fonts, typefaces, type design, illustrations, lettering, text effects, typographic art, tools, books, learning resources and related disciplines. (more…)
Six new typefaces born of fashion, and designed for all kinds of dramatic visual storytelling. Meet the bright and graceful Chronicle Hairline collection: romans and italics in Regular, Condensed, and Compressed.
Heavyweight is a Prague-based type foundry founded by Jan Horčík and Filip Matějíček. Learn more about young Czech type designers.
Matthew Butterick analyzes new OpenType font format and questions the real motives behind Apple, Google, Adobe and Microsoft supporting this technology. Via Typewolf.
Innovative apps – from pizzas that order themselves and AI assistants to design tools that were once only usable on our desktops. By Fast Co Design Blog.