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WebFonts: Bringing Variety and Style to the Written Web

In the early days of web design, there was a heavy reliance on “web safe fonts.” Web safe fonts are groups of typefaces that will display in a similar manner for just about every computer user. Sans-serif fonts such as Arial or Verdana, and serif fonts like Georgia or Times New Roman were the typical… Read More

Inspiration And Imagination At Play In Fort Foundry

As a child, Mattox Shuler spent much of his time playing in forts. Those secret (and sometimes not-so-secret) hideaways were places full of unlimited possibilities for adventure. Fort building seems an innate characteristic of the universal youth experience, an activity that most of us remember fondly, even when we got into trouble for using our… Read More

A Geometric Font Design Reminiscent of the 1940's

Connary Fagen is back again this month with another amazing design, this time by the name of Greycliff. Rugged, hearty, and warm, Greycliff CF is a versatile font family that contains strong capitals along with smooth, open lowercase letters that are effective in a variety of applications. The geometric, near-monoline construction lends Greycliff a classic durability reminiscent of the 1940s,… Read More

Ramiz Guseynov's TipografiaRamis Font Foundry

Ramiz Guseynov was born and raised in Russia, eventually receiving a college education focused on architecture and graphic design. During the early years of his professional career as a graphic designer, he often found himself working with typography specifically, with much of that time being spent converting Roman typefaces into Cyrillic forms. Ramiz went on… Read More

Calligraphy and Vintage Inspired Fonts by Heybing

Heybing Supply Co. is the namesake of Indonesian graphic designer Bing Febby Aldiansyah. Born in 1988, Bing fell in love with graphic design soon after the turn of the millennium, and hasn’t looked back. He founded Heybing Supply Co in 2010, serving clients worldwide with the help of his two assistants. His talents are not only limited… Read More

Monrad, a grotesque font that everyone can love.

Monrad, released and Jan-Christian Bruun, is a font family characterized as grotesque sans serif. The final ink consists 6 styles including italic version, manually edited kerning. The idea of the font is to create a blend of dynamics and organic balance in the letters. The dynamics of the letters r and a cursive adds an additional sharpness… Read More

Alergia_Remix by Mateusz Machalski

One of the highlights of running YouWorkForThem for the past 15 years has been watching our designers grow with each new release. One of those designers catching our eye lately is Mateusz Machalski. In the past few months he has been publishing some quality new designs under the names/classifications of Alergia and Adagio. And just last week he sent us Alergia_Remix, a design… Read More

The Basicons Collection + Free update!

Last year, we released five different sets of themed illustrations called “YWFT Basicons.” These five sets of vector designs were entitled “Business,” “Cafe,” “Emoji,” “Hands” and “Web Design,” and they were very helpful in a variety of design situations (and they were very popular). Well hold onto your hat emoji, because they are now available as… Read More

Garden Grown by Cultivated Mind

Garden Grown, designed by Cindy Kinash, is a lovely new font family that contains an all caps design, along with a script. The script is seeded with OpenType features such as alternates and ligatures. We think Garden Grown will work great for book covers, stationery, marketing, magazines and film work. Sale: Garden Grown is currently 30% off until… Read More

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