Typography + Fonts: The Best Fonts for Web & Graphic Design

Typography design is having a moment. From handdrawn typefaces to creative web fonts, cool lettering and design inspiration design ideas can be found on menus, storefronts and all over the internet. You’ll also find different font styles from famous graphic designers and illustrators.

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Monotype and Google Partner for New Design Tool

Finding the typeface that is readable and aesthetically pleasing for your online creations can be difficult.  Not to mention that cost of some typefaces. Monotype and Google’s new project will ease some of your typography woes. Launched last week, Monotype is offering a free and public version of their Typecast application, which you can...

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Good Fonts for Logos: Grota Type Family

Searching endlessly for good fonts for logos only to come up short? See if the Grota family of fonts tickles your fancy. Modeled after the oldest type of sans serif font, this grotesque sans serif emulates a handmade style. The unicase type also has a hand lettered feel, but is legible enough to stand...

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Klinic Slab Serif Font: Tuesday Type Treat

Klinic Slab is a new serif font from Lost Type Co-Op. This new font design comes in four weights and each weight has an italic counterpart. As with all Lost Type Co-Op typography designs, Klinic Slab is of the pick-your-price variety. If you are looking for something that allows for great readability in infographics...

HWT Geometric (Serif Font): Tuesday Type Treat

HWT Geometric is a serifed typography design from the Hamilton Wood Type Foundry. This angled wood type comes in six styles: light, condensed light, geometric, geometric condensed, shopworn and shopworn inked. A 19th century design, HWT Geometric is described as recalling “early 20th century Dutch DeStijl lettering with a mostly strict adherence to right...

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Vitesse (Slab Serif Font): Tuesday Type Treat

Vitesse, a snazzy slab serif font from Hoefler & Frere-Jones, can best be compared to a typographic sports car: Instead of using the rounded rectangle as a motif, the strategy we devised for Vitesse was to use a more sophisticated shape as its central theme: a modified rectangle with flat surfaces above and below,...

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FF Dora (Serif Font): Tuesday Type Treat

FF Dora  is a new, serif font from Font Font that works best for smaller size projects, as it was created with editorial design in mind, but it can be used for larger sizes. According to Font Font, the “display style was designed to bring some playfulness in larger sizes.” Available as an OpenType...

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Calluna (Slab Serif Font):Tuesday Type Treat

Calluna, an accidental typeface created when Jos Buivenga needed some space from his current typography project, Museo, is a slab serif font that works in text and display type settings. The process of crafting Calluna actually began with Museo. Buivenga simply added slab serifs to the stems of his current design. The result was...