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What Do Font Names Actually Mean?

We often get asked about the terminology associated with fonts. (And, to be frank, sometimes we wonder about certain terms ourselves.) Despite fonts having played such a formative role in the digital workspace, there aren’t a lot of easy-to-read articles that lay it out in one place, so we thought…why not write one? We reached… Read More

Buozzi Fonts Offer the Perfect Typeface for Publishing

Legible typefaces are determined by their transparency to the reader. In other words, legible fonts don’t draw undue attention to themselves–but that doesn’t mean they need to be sterile and without passion. A truly great editorial font can possess distinctive features; the secret lies in the restraint. Special Promotion: Save 35% off Buozzi until April 30,… Read More

Andrei Robu: The Self-Taught Master Behind Kitsuné Font

Robu Design Studio is the namesake of Andrei Robu, a brilliant designer and the founder of Typeverything, Designers Go To Heaven, and Calligraphica. He’s enjoyed an illustrious career so far, having worked with some of the biggest brands in the corporate world today: Visa, Mastercard, ESPN, Bloomberg, Western Union, Stella Artois, The Coca-Cola Company, Toyota, and The Golden… Read More

Mark Simonson, The Living Legend Behind Proxima Nova

Every designer hopes that his or her work will one day reach widespread popularity. It’s a dream that rarely happens for most of us, but when it does, the experience is nothing short of magical. For Mark Simonson, lightning struck the instant he created Proxima Nova, one of the most popular fonts available on the market… Read More

Sans Beam by STAWIX

STAWIX is back this month with another great release, this time by the name of Sans Beam. After releasing Amsi in 2015, Sans Beam is the next in line. Designed to handle many different design uses, from headline to body text, Sans Beam was also designed to be compatible with other font families of Stawix Foundry. Sale: For just 2 more days,… Read More

The Brilliant Mind Behind The Evolving Work Of Shinntype

Nick Shinn founded the Shinntype foundry in 1998, after spending two decades working in graphic design. While his life began in London, his formative years took place in the small village of Barton-le-Clay in Bedfordshire, England. In 1974, Nick received an Advanced Diploma in Fine Arts from Leeds Polytechnic in Yorkshire. Just two years later,… Read More

The Northern Block – Interview With Founder Jonathan Hill

Jonathan Hill created The Northern Block type foundry in 2006. The foundry’s name originated from the term, “The Eastern Bloc,” additionally finding inspiration in the wit and irony of The Designer’s Republic, an anti-establishment design studio in his home city of Sheffield, England. Their use of the phrase, “North Of Nowhere,” heavily influenced the name he would… Read More

The Clean, Modern Style Of Niva From PeGGO Fonts

The Niva font is a fresh and minimalist typeface from PeGGO Fonts, the type foundry owned and operated by Pedro González. Pedro is an experienced oil painter, illustrator, and conceptual artist, but it was his love for calligraphy and lettering that eventually drew him into the world of type design. Niva is sleek and contemporary, exhibiting a… Read More

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