Resources around Typography

Lauren Cramer

September 17th, 2014

Typography resources to help in your designs

You know that feeling when you look at a web site and think everything looks just right? It flows well, there’s a nice balance of white space, and it’s easy on to the eyes. Perhaps you may not realize it but it’s likely that the type plays a dominant role.

Resources from UI19 speakers

Tim Brown

Tim Brown

Podcast: Helvetica is the Neue Black

When you break down written language, it’s really just a carefully crafted set of tiny symbols. The shape, readability, and size of these symbols are all factors in effectively communicating ideas. In essence, typography itself is more than just picking a font.

Jared Spool

Jared Spool

Article: Developing a Right Feeling for Designing with Type

Few things put as much combined fear and excitement into the heart of a designer than the prospect of a project requiring a new typeface. It’s exciting to be tackling something new. Yet the complexity of getting the right type for the design can be downright terrifying.

Tim Brown

A daylong workshop on designing with type

If you’ve ever wished you could confidently stand behind your typeface choices, critique designs, and fix existing typography problems, Tim’s workshop is calling for you. Explore Tim’s workshop and join us at the UI19 Conference in Boston October 27-29.

More on Typography

Richard Rutter

Richard Rutter

Typography in Responsive Design

In a follow up to Richard’s virtual seminar, Richard discusses additional best practices for typography when having to adapt your designs for multiple devices and browsers.

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