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  • Como
    Como is a modern rounded sans-serif family designed by Ryoichi Tsunekawa and the whole family consists of 8 weights from ExtraLight to Heavy. […]

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  • Christmas Gift Box Vector
    Ring in the holidays with art that Jinglz! Jazz up all your graphic needs with this seasonal gift box design - it's festive, fun and timeless. […]
September 3, 2013

The Best Graphic Design Book Resource

The YouWorkForThem Book Archive

Our extensive and wonderful Book Archive is back online, optimized and redesigned for an overall better experience. We hope this helps any of you looking for some great inspiration, and or want to preview a book before buying. Be sure to check out ‘The Best Graphic Design Books‘ post, which outlines what books we think […]

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September 2, 2013

Font Sale: Emboss Fonts 30% Off

Font Sale: Emboss Fonts 30% Off

For this month only, enjoy an exclusive 30% off any font designed by Emboss. This includes all formats: Desktop, WebFont and Mobile Fonts. Stephen Boss started Emboss Fonts in the mid nineties. The foundry’s aim is to explore conceptual ideas, and convert them into fonts for the world to consume. The foundry’s customer base is global, […]

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August 26, 2013

Download P22 Fonts Starting From $9

Download P22 Fonts Starting From $9

Flash Sale: P22 Type Foundry P22 type foundry began making artist inspired digital fonts in 1994. After a successful beginning of designing packaged font sets that catered to museum gift shops and specialty stores, P22 expanded into mail order catalogs and direct marketing. Along with fonts, P22 also started making other merchandise. The focus remained […]

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August 20, 2013

The Best Can Always Get Better

The Best Can Always Get Better

With well over 22,000 Fonts and 47,000 Stock resources now available, it’s no secret that YouWorkForThem continues to showcase more of the world’s best design resources. We keep getting faster and smarter, too. SEARCH There are several new ways to search products. Visit the search page for all the details, but essentially you can now […]

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August 8, 2013

ReType, Now at YouWorkForThem

ReType, Now at YouWorkForThem

Ramiro Espinoza (ReType) became interested in type design when he was a student at the Universidad Nacional del Litoral in Santa Fe, Argentina. After graduation he taught Typography at the Universidad de Buenos Aires under the direction of Silvia Gonzalez. In 2003 he moved to The Netherlands and studied at the KABK in The Hague. […]

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February 28, 2013

The Next Level of User Customization

The Next Level of User Customization

YouWorkForThem received a request from Belgium/NYC-based startup Checkthis to create a custom Embed Subscription License for their “social poster” service, which enables users to create compellingly-designed posters and share them with friends, merging the functionality of Instagram and Tumblr. YouWorkForThem worked quickly

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February 21, 2013

YouWorkForThem & Valve Corporation: Customizing the Steam UI

YouWorkForThem & Valve Corporation: Customizing the Steam UI

YouWorkForThem received a request from the video game development company Valve Corporation to create a custom license for their digital distribution service, Steam. YouWorkForThem worked closely with Valve to write a simple, affordable Custom Application License covering cross-platform embeds for the font Motiva Sans, from the Brazilian foundry Plau (Niramekko). The project then evolved to […]

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January 21, 2013

Top Fonts of 2012

Top Fonts of 2012

As Dr. Seuss said, “How did it get so late so soon? Its night before its afternoon. December is here before its June. My goodness how the time has flewn.” And just like that, it’s time once again for the Top Ten Fonts. Since we wrote last year’s Top Ten post, we’ve increased our font […]

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January 4, 2013

The New Nanamee – Better Stock Art, Better Design.

The New Nanamee - Better Stock Art, Better Design.

Since its inception in 2009, Nanamee has grown to include over 25,000 curated stock images, vectors and audio, in a community that has grown to over 10,000 members. Now, we are very proud to present The New Nanamee, and we hope you’ll agree with us that it is simply the most elegant, efficient way to […]

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June 28, 2012

When Cheap and Easy are Classy Words

When Cheap and Easy are Classy Words

In the four months since we launched WebFonts here at YouWorkForThem, we’ve seen a big jump in our business, thanks to customers like Coca-Cola, Starbucks, West Elm, Chronicle Books, and many others. We’re no mathmagicians, but we think that’s mainly because our pricing is so straightforward and easy for our customers to understand. People like […]

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