Elevating wordmarks with the power of a custom font

It’s the perennial question for logo designers tasked with creating a wordmark: to create the type from scratch, or to simply modify an existing typeface? As we previously discussed, there is no shame in sprucing up an existing typeface...

The fonts behind famous wordmark logos

What really separates a wordmark logo from a font? Sometimes, not very much at all. You might think that über-rich companies like Facebook and Google, or high-end brands like Giorgio Armani, would invest in completely custom-made lettering for their...

Type around town: 18 fonts proven in print

The amount of new fonts created on a daily basis is staggering. This is awesome — don’t get us wrong — but if we read one more roundup with a title like “50 New Sans Serifs that Every Designer...

Trending type: cool free font roundup

Last week, we put our two cents into the eternal “best and worst fonts” debate (recap: Harabara was condemned categorically; the rest were allowed case-by-case tribunals).

35 Super Cool Free Fonts You Don’t Want to Miss

Whether you’re designing for the web or for print, you want your efforts to stand out. As any great graphic designer knows, the typography you use is much more than just a few letters on a page or screen...

Google Web Fonts

For all of you designers looking for great fonts to use in your commercial design — we’ve got another great solution for you! Google Web Fonts is a easy and a FREE alternative for finding the perfect commercial-use font...