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The 10 Commandments of Typography | Visual.ly

The 10 Commandments of Typography | Visual.ly | Avant-garde Art, Design & Rock 'n' Roll | Scoop.it
The infographic below illustrates the, “10 Commandments of Typography” that could be followed as quite the basics when it comes to selecting fonts
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Want to learn how to be a better typographer? Look no further than this Infographic from Designmantic.

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Ben Barrett-Forrest about his animated history of typography — Typofonderie

Ben Barrett-Forrest about his animated history of typography — Typofonderie | Avant-garde Art, Design & Rock 'n' Roll | Scoop.it
Gazette Post - Typofonderie is an independent type foundry who distribute exclusive digital fonts. Buy and download OpenType fonts from euro 45 (Windows, Mac OS).
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Be sure to watch Ben Barrett-Forrest's animated video on the history of typography.

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A Pro Designer Shares the Psychology of Font Choices

A Pro Designer Shares the Psychology of Font Choices | Avant-garde Art, Design & Rock 'n' Roll | Scoop.it

Cool advice...Today’s infographic covers the psychology behind type choices. You will learn how serif, sans serif, script, modern, and display typefaces and their fonts are best used for moving your audience to feel how you want them to feel....


Via Jeff Domansky
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Good insights about typography. Graphics is an underutilized field in terms of an understanding of its importance in today's world of onine communication. The impact of visual material in the virtual world is equally important and more so that it was in the real world. Thanks for the article.

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Tyler Negus Snidow's curator insight, July 9, 2013 8:02 AM

Great overview.  

Constance S. Ward's curator insight, July 12, 2013 11:56 AM
Learn more about a subtle form of non-verbal communication
Miriam Gilbert's curator insight, July 19, 2013 3:07 PM

nice infographic on how different fonts create a different "feel" for copy...

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What is typography? Learn the basic rules and terms of type! | Typography | Creative Bloq

What is typography? Learn the basic rules and terms of type! | Typography | Creative Bloq | Avant-garde Art, Design & Rock 'n' Roll | Scoop.it
Every designer needs to understand typography. We explain the fundamental concepts and terminology in words that you can understand.
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Typography-a lost art

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