Beautiful Type - Links We could say that 2010 was a great year for typography on the web... With the arrival of new tool and services, web designers are not limited to websafe fonts and that's great. You could find lots of websites which treat about typographic subject but few could be taken as reference. Here is a list of great typo-related websites, blogs or articles. AisleOne If you like great layout, grid systems, modernism, rare design books you could check Antonio Carusone website Erik Spiekermann blog Eric Spiekermann, one of the most influential contemporary type designer share his thoughts on his blog FontLeech An index of the best free font sites on the web. For the love of type This is the kind of place to find inspiration iABC a simple blog where you could discover beautiful types throught beautiful letters IDSGN A really interesting blog with cool monthly reviews and a great "know your type" section...
Labs - GreyBox A pop-up window that doesn't suck. Introduction GreyBox can be used to display websites, images and other content in a beautiful way. Why use GreyBox: It does not conflict with pop-up blockers It's only 22 KB! It's super easy to setup It's super easy to use You can easily alter the style as it is controlled through CSS 26 Creative Typography Graphic Designs and Illustrations for your inspiration Add Comments Tag : Typography, Typography Designs, Creative Typography Design Finished Modeling Reel, by Julianna Kolakis The Batman - Comicon Challenge 2008 - Work in Progress - Turntable Photoshop CS5 Applying Digital Makeup
Folk : Marcelo Magalhães Collection of illustrations for personal projects.Drawing, Illustration, Painting2013 Cover art for a Boogie Woogie Trio from Switzerlad.Graphic Design, Illustration, Packaging2013 This typeface is a ongoing project developed on the summer program of typeface design at The Cooper Union, NY.Typography2012 Visual identity and portfolio presentation for a photographer.Branding, Packaging, Print Design2012 Series of letterings/logos created for the sections of the website showlivre.comArt Direction, Graphic Design, Typography2013 Collection of Logos.Branding, Design, Graphic Design2012 Typeface design.Graphic Design, Typography, Branding2011 Some Advertisings for Rádio Eldorado.Advertising, Creative Direction2012 I was invited by my friends at Seis e Um Audiovisual to create the visual identity to theirs new weblog Audiovizuando, almost everything about gadgets, cams with a lot of humor.
HOW TO Quickie: Embedded Flickr Slideshows Update: Flickr officially supports embedded slideshows. Dig those flash Flickr slideshows? All that's needed is a bit of code to embed them within your website to give your readers something dynamic. Alternatively, you may opt to use standards compliant embed code, although I have heard it does not work as widely as the iframe solution does. Place this somewhere on your website or within a blog post. Retiro Retiro is a daring interpretation of Spanish typography. Severe, austere and yet, full of life, Retiro is a vernacular version of Castilian and Andalusian in a typical Didot. Named after a lovely park in Madrid, Retiro started life as a a bespoke typeface designed to give a unique voice to the magazine Madriz. In 2006, the founder of Madriz was looking for a Didot for his new magazine. The Didot is the archetypal typeface used in high-end magazines.
WhatFont Tool - The easiest way to inspect fonts in webpages « Chengyin Liu ← Back to Chengyin's main page What is the easiest way to find out the fonts used in a webpage? Firebug or Webkit Inspector? No, that's too complicated. It should be just a click away. Hence I wrote WhatFont, with which you can easily get font information about the text you are hovering on.
flickrRSS for WordPress – Eightface This WordPress plugin allows you to display Flickr photos on your weblog. It supports user, set, favorite, group and community photostreams, and is relatively easy to setup and configure via a settings panel. The plugin also has cache support, allowing you to save thumbnails on your own server. Download flickrRSS from WordPress.org Installation Put the flickrRSS files into your plugins directory.Activate the plugin.Configure your options under the Settings tab.To use an image cache, create a writable directory and specify its location in the settings.Add <?
Museo Sans - a [free] font from exljbris Font Foundry Museo Sans, the sans with a familiar look Museo Sans is based on the well-known Museo. It is a sturdy, low contrast, geometric, highly legible sans serif typeface very well suited for any display and text use. Two fonts are absolutely free! Fully Featured This OpenType font family offers supports CE languages and even esperanto.