Barcelona Unveil New Typography for All Professional Teams Ahead of 2019/20 Season

Barcelona have unveiled their new typography ahead of the new season, FC Barcelona Play, which will feature on the backs of their shirts as well as in all club marketing during the upcoming season. It’s the first time that Barça have designed their own typography for these purposes, with the previous designs all being driven by […]

GENIUS USED A TYPOGRAPHY TRICK TO BUST GOOGLE FOR STEALING LYRICS

Scrub Your Metadata Genius, a website of annotated song lyrics, used a neat typographic trick to show that Google has been stealing its content. Since 2017, the company has accused Google of pilfering its lyrics to display as part of Google’s search results. Now, The Wall Street Journalreports that a coded message — specifically hidden in […]

Telling tales through typography

Ever thought of how iconic The Beetles logo would look in Telugu? Or the Telugu alphabet spelling out an object in the actual shape of it? Typography is the technique of arranging letters legibly while shaping it into a piece of art and Koushik Gaddam aka samba_the_designer is showing how it’s done in his own […]

See which Democratic candidate has the best (and worst) typography

Political campaign typography: When it works, it’s iconic (and sometimes it’s so not working that it’s equally iconic). All the other times, it pretty much just seems uniformly meh. In the words of Matthew Butterick–typographer, programmer, lawyer, and delightfully dry-witted design educator–type design is where “candidates tend to be more successful revealing their characteristic limitations.” And this, Butterick argues only half-jokingly, means that […]

Learn About Typefaces With Typography Insight

Typography Insight is a toolkit for learning & teaching typography, designed for those who love type. You can learn about historically important typefaces, observe and compare them. Now you can access system fonts and thousands of fonts from Adobe Typekit with Adobe ID. Features; Juxtaposing comparison: Understand the detail differences between the typefaces with side by […]

Renowned Typography Foundry Morisawa USA Launches ZeBrand for Early-Stage Startups and Small Businesses

Morisawa USA, one of the world’s most prestigious type foundries has launchedZeBrand, a service focused on helping early-stage companies create brand toolkits with as little effort as possible. “For most startups and small businesses, the primary focus is developing products and services and building their client base, which leaves little time and fewer resources to […]

15 Books With Typography-Driven Covers That Will Definitely Grab Your Attention

Everywhere you look these days, businesses and advertisers are using stunning typography to grab your attention. With book typography in the news this month, I thought these 15 books with typography-driven covers would be worth your time and mine. So what is typography, anyway? In the simplest terms, typography is the art and design of the font. Fonts […]