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Animated Fonts, the next frontier

Typography is a beast – everyone uses fonts, they are integral part of every operating system and application, and still in 2012 the art of making type look good is in the hand of the creator. And here are now

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Animated Fonts, the next frontier

Typography is a beast – everyone uses fonts, they are integral part of every operating system and application, and still in 2012 the art of making type look good is in the hand of the creator. And here are now

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Edding850 by Büro Destruct – Interesting font and interesting way to get it

Edding850 by Büro Destruct – Interesting font and interesting way to get it To get this bold display font you need to write something on a virtual wall – and just like the real Edding (or sharpy as you might

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Edding850 by Büro Destruct – Interesting font and interesting way to get it

Edding850 by Büro Destruct – Interesting font and interesting way to get it To get this bold display font you need to write something on a virtual wall – and just like the real Edding (or sharpy as you might

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Everybody loves fresh free fonts – if they are high quality

Now what does high quality mean? For me it means rich character set for international use, suitable for print and web and that they have something that makes them individual. Also check out their older posts, totally worth it. #typography

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Everybody loves fresh free fonts – if they are high quality

Now what does high quality mean? For me it means rich character set for international use, suitable for print and web and that they have something that makes them individual. Also check out their older posts, totally worth it. #typography

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Layered font for old style appeal

I like this concept of creating a separate font for each style element. It helps to achieve a sophisticated look with a couple of easy steps. Nice – and the outline is available for free, almost you pay with a

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Layered font for old style appeal

I like this concept of creating a separate font for each style element. It helps to achieve a sophisticated look with a couple of easy steps. Nice – and the outline is available for free, almost you pay with a

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Optical Kerning for Webfonts – TypeButter

I’m happy to see that optical kerning has arrived for webfonts. I still see many designers avoiding optical kerning in print design and I wondered why that is. One reason could be lack of education, but then I discovered another

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Optical Kerning for Webfonts – TypeButter

I’m happy to see that optical kerning has arrived for webfonts. I still see many designers avoiding optical kerning in print design and I wondered why that is. One reason could be lack of education, but then I discovered another

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Contemporary free display font Archive

I like the all caps display font called Archive because it has a great balance in weight, modern elements and readability. As seen in the examples it works great if you age it, but I think it might show it’s

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Contemporary free display font Archive

I like the all caps display font called Archive because it has a great balance in weight, modern elements and readability. As seen in the examples it works great if you age it, but I think it might show it’s

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Let’s get Ultrabold, with Bemio a new font from the Lost-Type CoOp

Bemio is an ultrabold sans with an extensive character set. It bridges the gap between old signage and craftsmanship with modern forms and simplicity. With more than 1000 glyphs, and full Language Support, Bemio is versatile and robust. Embedded Link

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Let’s get Ultrabold, with Bemio a new font from the Lost-Type CoOp

Bemio is an ultrabold sans with an extensive character set. It bridges the gap between old signage and craftsmanship with modern forms and simplicity. With more than 1000 glyphs, and full Language Support, Bemio is versatile and robust. Embedded Link

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Haas Unica typeface redraw Heltar introductionary price is 75% off

I always like a great deal when it comes to fonts – and this 75% off sounds pretty good to me. Offer code is TNB7563 and is sold at The Northern Block – sale runs until christmas. The font itself

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Haas Unica typeface redraw Heltar introductionary price is 75% off

I always like a great deal when it comes to fonts – and this 75% off sounds pretty good to me. Offer code is TNB7563 and is sold at The Northern Block – sale runs until christmas. The font itself

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Behind the scenes of the new Android Standard Font Roboto

The font was designed for smartphone screens, but I will try it out for other screen designs as well – the screen density is similar. #font #android #opensource #roboto Reshared post from +Matias Duarte Hello Roboto When we announced Ice

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Behind the scenes of the new Android Standard Font Roboto

The font was designed for smartphone screens, but I will try it out for other screen designs as well – the screen density is similar. #font #android #opensource #roboto Reshared post from +Matias Duarte Hello Roboto When we announced Ice

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Pluto Italics for just $49 – and how MyFonts could improve their User Experience [updated]

The world on typography is on fire – new fresh and great fonts are released every day. Just like the new Pluto Italics. Even better when you can get the fonts at a bargain price – say $49 for 16

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Pluto Italics for just $49 – and how MyFonts could improve their User Experience [updated]

The world on typography is on fire – new fresh and great fonts are released every day. Just like the new Pluto Italics. Even better when you can get the fonts at a bargain price – say $49 for 16

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Great new fonts available at Typekit … I looove FF Nexus

#font #webfont #typekit Embedded Link New FontFont web fonts Today, even more FontFont web fonts are available to host on Typekit: the FF Nexus superfamily, FF Karbid (in several optical styles), and FF Signa Serif. And augmenting your Typekit library subscr……

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Great new fonts available at Typekit … I looove FF Nexus

#font #webfont #typekit Embedded Link New FontFont web fonts Today, even more FontFont web fonts are available to host on Typekit: the FF Nexus superfamily, FF Karbid (in several optical styles), and FF Signa Serif. And augmenting your Typekit library subscr……

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For the Web-Font Lovers

Here is a foundry which offers great free fonts and have also Curated Font Packages. There is even a deal today on AppSumo for them – you might want to try that out http://kernest.com/ #webfont #offer & #free Embedded Link

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For the Web-Font Lovers

Here is a foundry which offers great free fonts and have also Curated Font Packages. There is even a deal today on AppSumo for them – you might want to try that out http://kernest.com/ #webfont #offer & #free Embedded Link

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7 Font Alternatives to the font Comic Sans

After more than a year I continue the successful series of alternative fonts of classics. A generally hated typeface is Comic Sans, mostly because of it’s misuse. Here are some fresh alternatives.

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7 Font Alternatives to the font Comic Sans

After more than a year I continue the successful series of alternative fonts of classics. A generally hated typeface is Comic Sans, mostly because of it’s misuse. Here are some fresh alternatives.

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7 Alternatives to Thesis

Next up in the series of font alternatives for popular fonts is Thesis – or better known as TheSans, TheSerif, TheMix, TheSans Mono. I’ve found 7 interesting alternatives – from huge and expensive to very big and resonable priced.

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7 Alternatives to Thesis

Next up in the series of font alternatives for popular fonts is Thesis – or better known as TheSans, TheSerif, TheMix, TheSans Mono. I’ve found 7 interesting alternatives – from huge and expensive to very big and resonable priced.

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9 Alternatives to the font DIN

The font DIN typeface family is inspired by the classic industrial German engineering designs, DIN 1451 Engschrift and DIN 1451 Mittelschrift. I’ve looked around the foundries to find some other alternatives and found some interesting ones. So enjoy.

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9 Alternatives to the font DIN

The font DIN typeface family is inspired by the classic industrial German engineering designs, DIN 1451 Engschrift and DIN 1451 Mittelschrift. I’ve looked around the foundries to find some other alternatives and found some interesting ones. So enjoy.

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Branding through custom fonts

Why a custom font can help you push your brand.

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Branding through custom fonts

Why a custom font can help you push your brand.

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8 Alternatives to font Interstate

This time I want to show you some very fresh fonts, none of the presented fonts are designed prior to 1999, for the classic font Interstate.

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8 Alternatives to font Interstate

This time I want to show you some very fresh fonts, none of the presented fonts are designed prior to 1999, for the classic font Interstate.

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9 Alternatives to the font Gill Sans

Gill is a classic font, but overused. Here 9 alternatives for you pleasure.

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9 Alternatives to the font Gill Sans

Gill is a classic font, but overused. Here 9 alternatives for you pleasure.

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10 alternatives to the classic font Garamond

This time I present you alternatives to the grand dame of the antiqua typefaces.

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10 alternatives to the classic font Garamond

This time I present you alternatives to the grand dame of the antiqua typefaces.

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8 alternative fonts to Linotype Helvetica

To talk anymore about Helvetica seems pretty awkward, but I found some interesting alternatives you might like.

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8 alternative fonts to Linotype Helvetica

To talk anymore about Helvetica seems pretty awkward, but I found some interesting alternatives you might like.

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Convert Dual Greek text to Unicode

Here follows a handy macro I’ve written for converting text written with Dual Greek Codepage to Unicode. Since I worked for a lot of firms operating internationally I’ve run into a lot of language and font issues. Here the solution to a common problem – converting legacy texts to unicode.

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Convert Dual Greek text to Unicode

Here follows a handy macro I’ve written for converting text written with Dual Greek Codepage to Unicode. Since I worked for a lot of firms operating internationally I’ve run into a lot of language and font issues. Here the solution to a common problem – converting legacy texts to unicode.

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95 alternatives to 12 Classic Fonts

Are you bored to use always the same classic fonts? First part of a 12 part series featuring script font Zapfino from Linotype

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95 alternatives to 12 Classic Fonts

Are you bored to use always the same classic fonts? First part of a 12 part series featuring script font Zapfino from Linotype

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The Too Small Font Issue

In the last lessons I talked about the mindset of an art director. It’s different from a graphic designer in many aspects. It is often difficult to explain what is different, so I will try to make an example –

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The Too Small Font Issue

In the last lessons I talked about the mindset of an art director. It’s different from a graphic designer in many aspects. It is often difficult to explain what is different, so I will try to make an example –

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