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De Stijl at 100 and 3 Prototypical Designs

De Stijl at 100 and 3 Prototypical Designs | Typography for those who care | Scoop.it
2017 marks the centenary of De Stijl, the avant-garde Dutch artistic movement. Founded in 1917, famous proponents of De Stijl (Dutch for 'The Style') inclu
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Timely reminder of the beauty of 'less is more'
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The History of Typography and its Journey Through Art

The History of Typography and its Journey Through Art | Typography for those who care | Scoop.it
Follow the story of typography, focusing on its development during the 20th century and the contemporary innovations within this art form.
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Typography

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An overview of typography as a element of design for the web.
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Typography of the poor relation on the web - great commentary
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This is an excellent article on the roots of typographic design which may well come in handy.
 
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Designer Kara Zichittella talks about her typographically-led projects

Designer Kara Zichittella talks about her typographically-led projects | Typography for those who care | Scoop.it
Designer Kara Zichittella started her studio Zeitype in 2015 while she was studying for her master's at Leeds College of Art. “It was set up as a platform to showcase my personal projects and new commissions,” Kara explains. “I mostly work independently, but sometimes collaborate with friends on self-initiated projects and incentives.”
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Ah, takes me back to first principles
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The typography of Stanley Kubrick

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From designer Christian Annyas, an overview of the typography used in the titles and posters of Stanley Kubrick's movies. Click
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Large typographic project by Gordon Young and Andy Altman

Large typographic project by Gordon Young and Andy Altman | Typography for those who care | Scoop.it
The Comedy Carpet is one of the nicest large scale typographic project you’ll see in a while. You can find it in front of the Blackpool tower in Lancashire, UK, and there is no way you’…
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Typography & Lettering Awards Winners 2016: Student Typographic Design - Print Magazine

Typography & Lettering Awards Winners 2016: Student Typographic Design - Print Magazine | Typography for those who care | Scoop.it
Want to see your work featured in Print magazine? Enter the 2017 Regional Design Annual for your chance to be spotlighted! << Back to the 2016 Typography & Lettering Winners Homepage Student Typographic Design Best in Class KANIBAL Faculty of Applied Arts, Belgrade, Serbia; www.fpu.bg.ac.rs: Milos Zlatanovic (typographer), Jana Orsolic (advising instructor) Student Typographic Design Merit Winners 1. Casey Rubber   School of Visual Arts, New York City; www.sva.edu; www.fenghe-luo.com: Fenghe Luo (designer), …
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5 Must Follow Rules For Choosing a Legible Typeface

5 Must Follow Rules For Choosing a Legible Typeface | Typography for those who care | Scoop.it
5 Must Follow Rules For Choosing a Legible Typeface. A website page is capable of retaining its visitor if its content is legible. After all, you created..
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Good stuff - perhaps a conflict between spacing (leading) and tall x-height. A low x-height can improve legibility where leading has tobe reduced.

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On Legibility – In Typography And Type Design | Learn – Scannerlicker!

On Legibility – In Typography And Type Design | Learn – Scannerlicker! | Typography for those who care | Scoop.it
On legibility in typography and type design. Get a thorough breakdown from @scannerlicker: http://t.co/34t3QspC7T http://t.co/1ZVQ2jPHAL
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Nobody notices the best typography... they're too busy reading the words.

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Future-proof Your Brand With The Right Typeface

Future-proof Your Brand With The Right Typeface | Typography for those who care | Scoop.it
Typography has always been central to any written message – books, manuals, packaging, advertisements – and now the Web.
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Press release – Embargoed until 9.00am 10 October 2014 - St Bride Foundation

Press release – Embargoed until 9.00am 10 October 2014 - St Bride Foundation | Typography for those who care | Scoop.it
Dreadful news of the closure of a London #design gem St Brides Library of print and type. http://t.co/LBraZPtE8C http://t.co/Vl184rsQv3
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20 things web designers can learn from print design | Web design | Creative Bloq

20 things web designers can learn from print design | Web design | Creative Bloq | Typography for those who care | Scoop.it
Long before the all singing, all dancing, click-me-now world of the internet arrived, print designers were making layouts which embraced the power of typography, image selection, and simplicity.
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Massimo Vignelli: A Master in the Grammar of Design - New York Times

Massimo Vignelli: A Master in the Grammar of Design - New York Times | Typography for those who care | Scoop.it
Wall Street Journal Massimo Vignelli: A Master in the Grammar of Design New York Times Twenty-three years ago, when the couple were publishing an avant-garde design periodical of that name, for which they coaxed the new computer programs to...
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This Typographic Analysis of 'Alien' is Terrifyingly, Wonderfully Geeky

This Typographic Analysis of 'Alien' is Terrifyingly, Wonderfully Geeky | Typography for those who care | Scoop.it
Not even Ridley Scott has knowledge of the movie's typography like this guy.
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A bit of typographic light relief - one for the nerds
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Dubai Now Boasts Its Own Typographic Font - Live Trading News

Dubai Now Boasts Its Own Typographic Font - Live Trading News | Typography for those who care | Scoop.it
Dubai Now Boasts Its Own Typographic Font Not content with having the world’s tallest building, an indoor ski slope and countless other “wonders”, Dubai now boasts 1 more: its own typographic font. The forward-looking Mideast business hub unveiled the new font designed with Microsoft’s help Sunday. The government communication office says the Dubai Font integrates …
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Pentagram’s Harry Pearce: “Design takes a backseat” in Pink Floyd Records branding - Design Week

Pentagram’s Harry Pearce: “Design takes a backseat” in Pink Floyd Records branding - Design Week | Typography for those who care | Scoop.it
We chat to Pentagram partner Harry Pearce, who has designed the visual identity for new music label Pink Floyd Records, alongside a 27-disc box set.
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Interesting insight but even better outcome
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60 Creative 3D Typography Designs and Ads for your Inspiration

60 Creative 3D Typography Designs and Ads for your Inspiration | Typography for those who care | Scoop.it
3D Typography : To make a brand sell, companies use different advertising methods to promote their brand and graphic / print designers play a huge role in promo
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Read Typographic Design: Form and Communication

Typographic Design: Form and Communication http://bletoknyeek.club/?book=1118715764
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Pentagram's Paula Scher On Drawing With Type | Art

Pentagram's Paula Scher On Drawing With Type | Art | Typography for those who care | Scoop.it
Paula Scher’s sharp typographic wit and bold design strokes have resulted in a soaring 40-year career, that has taken her from record cove...
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Typography Terms 101: Everything You Need to Know - Print Magazine

Typography Terms 101: Everything You Need to Know - Print Magazine | Typography for those who care | Scoop.it
Barbs, beaks, brackets, bowls: Baffled by typography terms? You're not alone. Here, we break down the field's most essential definitions.
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Watch your 'p's and 'q's.

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A Visual Guide to Type Terminology – Design School

A Visual Guide to Type Terminology  – Design School | Typography for those who care | Scoop.it
Fast-track your design education by getting familiar with fundamental typographic terms.
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Sound basics

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Size Matters: Balancing Line Length And Font Size In Responsive Web Design - Smashing Magazine

Size Matters: Balancing Line Length And Font Size In Responsive Web Design - Smashing Magazine | Typography for those who care | Scoop.it
A good, comfortable font size is also necessary for setting readable text. This rule is old news.
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Timely advice - laptop screens encouraged over-long lines. Mobiles and tablets should show improvements - I hope.

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“The Magical Power of Words”: Intersections of Content and Form in Newspaper Typography

“The Magical Power of Words”: Intersections of Content and Form in Newspaper Typography | Typography for those who care | Scoop.it
A writer who talks about "the magical power of words" is usually a) corny and b) incapable of any such effect. But when a type designer like Joshua Darden says it, he is emphasizing the ability of ...
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Communication Arts 5th Annual Typography Competition - Dexigner

Communication Arts 5th Annual Typography Competition - Dexigner | Typography for those who care | Scoop.it
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Communication Arts 5th Annual Typography Competition
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Communication Arts' 5th annual Typography Competition is open for entries.
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