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In this month’s “Top 10” websites for designers, we bring you a few of your favorite things: type resources, color resources and a handful of other cool sites. Check out the latest typeface super-family from Adobe, learn how to speed up your font-buying process and explore font usage across the web. Then, discover and share curated color palettes in a simple way, admire a colorful solution for exploring a city, and lay your eyes on some memorable sites.
Top 10 Websites: Type Resources, Color Resources + More
The newest typeface super-family from Adobe, displayed on an excellent site that really presents it well.
Speed up your font-buying process by easily sorting, resizing and comparing the 35,000+ fonts living here.
We all know Monotype, and their new site exudes clarity, confidence and customization.
FontReach scans the top million sites to show font usage across the web.
Unlock the possibilities—and your potential—with knowledge of Adobe applications.
Illustrator and Photoshop, Dreamweaver and Muse, Edge Reflow and Edge Animate—they each bring different capabilities to the table. In this collection of independent studies, you’ll find all the tools, tips and tricks you need to enhance your designer toolbox. Diving in and enriching your Adobe education will help you stay one step ahead in the changing digital landscape.
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When you click “Take it for a spin,” I particularly like the color harmony drop-down options.
Simply a place to discover and share curated color palettes.
Straightforward and graphic, just click on a color to copy.
A bold, colorful interface helps you discover Seattle. Would be nice to see more cities with this.
The simple, sweeping motion on this site gives it a bit of something memorable.
The illustrations, type and color palettes all work together nicely to give this site a pleasant look.
- Remember to submit a site you think should be included in this list of top design websites next month.
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