Typography Resources #2
In this article, you can find typography resources to help graphic designers improve their typography skills. We hope that the typography-related blog archive we have compiled here will be useful to advertising industry professionals.
You can browse websites where you can try and buy new fonts. You could try a typography game that teaches kerning in an article. A typography tool that lets you test web fonts can come in handy during the design phase. As you know, typographer, designer, and writer Erik Spiekermann is an important name in the field of typography design. The information on his blog will guide designers who want to improve themselves in this field.
The Best Font Combinations
We’ve also included tools in this post that allow you to choose the best font combination for your design project. The typography application, where you can learn which font you see, can save you time. Don’t forget to check out the typography tools you can learn by trying compatible fonts.
Title sequences of movies and series in the film industry can give an idea about the use of typography in TV productions. A collection of Helvetica font adaptations of favorite music albums will delight designers interested in album cover design. The world’s most comprehensive font archives featured in this article are waiting to be discovered by art directors. You can take a look at the typography resources that we hope will add value to the work of designers who produce in the field of marketing.
Helveti Covers: Re-imagining favorite albums. Set in Helvetica.
Cufonfonts: The world’s most comprehensive Webfonts supported free font archive. For designers and developers.
Font Shop: Try, buy and download professional fonts for desktop, web, and apps. Classics such as FF Din and Proxima Nova or try out new typefaces like Neue Haas Unica.
Kern Type: A game that helps you learn to kern type.
Type Tester: Typetester is an online tool for designing with web fonts.
What The Font: Seen a font in use and want to know what it is? Upload an image to WhatTheFont to find the closest matches in our database.
Fonts In Use: A searchable archive of typographic design, indexed by typeface, format, and topic.
Typewolf: Typewolf helps designers choose the perfect font combination for their next design project features web fonts in the wild, font recommendations, and learning resources.
Practical Typography: Butterick’s Practical Typography is type composition, text formatting, font recommendations, page layout, and sample documents.
Art of The Title: Art of the Title is the definitive industry publication for title sequence design and an educational resource, spanning the film, television, conference, and video game industries.
The Spiekerblog: “I have been suffering from Typomania all my life, a sickness that is incurable but not lethal. The Spiekerblog reflects the fact that I see most things from a typographic perspective.” – Erik Spiekermann.
References: Sources used in the creation of this article.
- Art of The Title: https://www.artofthetitle.com/titles/
- Cufonfonts: https://www.cufonfonts.com/
- Font Shop: https://www.fontshop.com/
- Fonts In Use: https://fontsinuse.com/
- Helveti Covers: https://helveti-covers.craigmclachlan.co.uk/
- Kern Type: https://type.method.ac/
- Practical Typography: https://practicaltypography.com/
- The Spiekerblog: https://spiekermann.com/
- Type Tester: https://www.typetester.org/
- Typewolf: https://www.typewolf.com/
- What The Font: https://www.myfonts.com/WhatTheFont/
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