The Big Book of Font Combinations : BonFX - Graphic Design and Typography Blog What is this book not? It is not intended as a showcase of typography. It is a tool. A workbook. 20 Typography Mistakes Every Beginner Makes – And How You Can Avoid Them Much more than just arranging pretty fonts on a nice background, typography is an essential part of most designs — one that can make or break a whole project. Unfortunately, typography errors tend to make a bigger statement than good typography. Mistakes stick out like a sore thumb, while thoughtful typographic choices blend so nicely with the overall design that you might overlook them. So if you want to get your message across without distracting typographic errors, learn to recognize some of the most common mistakes below, and use this article as a final checklist before wrapping up your design. 01.
29 principles for making great font combinations By Douglas Bonneville on August 11, 2010 When it comes to making font combinations, there are principles and methods, but no absolutes. You can’t apply all the principles or ideas listed here at the same time. Just peruse this list of ideas and see what strikes you as interesting, and then pursue creating your own interesting typeface pairs! BTW: The Big Book of Font Combinations wants you to stop by and check out its samples.
A Beginner’s Guide to Pairing Fonts Pairing fonts can be a challenge. Selecting two or more fonts which work well is one thing - selecting two which work together to achieve your typographic aims may have you reaching for the aspirin. Let's see if we can alleviate any headaches. This guide will help you get started with font pairing for the web. Luckily, typography has been around a lo-oong time. Typographic rules and conventions have had plenty of opportunity to establish themselves and there are loads of resources to help you out.
FONTAHOLIC - BEAUTIFUL FONT COMBO'S As you know I LOVE fonts but while vamping my blog I discovered I never really thought of how to combine fonts before and which fonts would look good together. Since I needed to make choices I searched the web for ideas and started experimenting. It took me quite some time to decide but finally I chose to combine Oswald and Duru.
10 Golden Rules You Should Live By When Combining Fonts: Tips From a Designer A photography instructor once told me that “You have to know the rules before you can break them.” That’s the (simultaneously frustrating and freeing) thing about art and design — there may be some rules; there may be some best practices; but there are very few that are set in stone. Bending or breaking the rules is always a possibility in the right context. So how do we go about learning how to effectively combine fonts? By looking a few guidelines, we can see what has proven to work well as a starting point, then get comfortable moving beyond those basics if a design calls for it. 01. E-book Reader Matrix-Mozilla Firefox This page compares e-book reader devices that use e-paper. The data on this page represents the second generation of eBook Readers and most are no longer available. For newer current devices see eBook Reader Matrix.  Other pages of interest First generation devices are collected in the Older E-book Reader Matrix. If you want an LCD (TFT) display See: LCD E-Book Reader Matrix.
Best Practices of Combining Typefaces Advertisement Creating great typeface combinations is an art, not a science. Indeed, the beauty of typography has no borders. While there are no absolute rules to follow, it is crucial that you understand and apply some best practices when combining fonts in a design.
I Font You: Find Great Font Combinations I Font You! Popular Font Combos Vito Sans Courier New by Jeremy Rupers Stafford Regular Tahoma Din Rockwell 20 Best And Worst Fonts To Use On Your Resume Before you ever walk into a job interview with your nice clothes and new haircut, you’ve already made a first impression on the interviewer. How? Through your resume. Based on how you present your resume or CV — what it looks like, how it’s organized, what it says — the people evaluating and interviewing you will form opinions about you before they ever meet you. And, unfortunately, those opinions may be, quite literally, split-second judgments.
Creating iBooks (EPUBs) - Layers Magazine There’s no denying that the Apple iPad is a popular and successful product. One of the things I was most intrigued by was the format that Apple chose for their eBooks (iBooks). The good news is that they went with the industry standard EPUB format, and the even better news is that InDesign exports EPUBs natively. I created my first iBook for iPad using InDesign CS5. Let’s take a look at the workflow.
10 Examples of Combining Fonts for Effective Design Helvetica Neue and Open Sans Mogreet combines two sans typefaces, Helvetica Neue and Open Sans. They are very similar so it may be hard to tell the difference. Helvetica however provides better use for large text and headers whereas open sans works better at smaller sizes. Adelle and Helvetica Neue Meltmedia combines the increasingly popular Adelle typeface with the extremely common Helvetica Neue.