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December 14, 2011

Adventures with Tomos

Adam Bognar sent us this short he and Benjamin Taft put together of their latest travels, which has a nice use of YWFT Hannah in the titles. Great video guys, but next time you better invite us along as well!

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December 12, 2011

Step Outside The Line

Step Outside The Line

Join us in welcoming our latest Type Foundry to YouWorkForThem, Outside The Line (OTL). Hailing from the USA, OTL has created numerous icon fonts that have gone on to win prestigious type awards from organizations like U&lc. For this month only, enjoy seven select OTL titles marked 25% OFF the regular price.

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December 9, 2011

Type Foundries & Designers Listings

Type Foundries & Designers Listings

We now provide a complete listing of the YWFT Type Foundries. We leave no stone unturned when finding the absolute best type foundries in the world. But don’t take our word for it — let the numbers speak for themselves. YouWorkForThem currently (December 9, 2011) showcases the work of 128 foundries, from 27 different countries, each one hand-picked. If you’re […]

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December 8, 2011

AutoSuggest

AutoSuggest

Last week we updated our site with dozens of new features like TypeBrowser™ and the new Mobile Font Licenses. Another one of these updates was a little hidden gem, AutoSuggest. Now when you begin typing a few characters into the search box (top right of our shop, not this blog) the form will begin to […]

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September 19, 2011

MPY @ Tiger Translate / Beijing China

MPY @ Tiger Translate / Beijing China

Our Creative Director, Michael Paul Young, has been invited to visit China this weekend and take part in Beijing Design Week. MPY will be composing a digital artwork live (Double Vision) during the Tiger Translate Battle of the Bands event. An open platform for creatives anywhere in the world, Double Vision calls for photographers to […]

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August 18, 2011

The YWFT Affiliates Program – Tip!

The YWFT Affiliates Program - Tip!

YouWorkForThem Affiliates! Now, earning your 10% commission is even easier. When promoting from your domain, you don’t have to manually add customn links all over the place. Just add your domain to your ClickInc Profile and Trulink from ClickInc will automatically create your affiliate links for you. Just test the link to confirm, and you’re […]

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August 2, 2011

Site Updates

Site Updates

Hey there everyone! You will be happy to know we’ve just updated our site, and you’ll notice some changes that we hope will make your experience smoother and faster. Most importantly, we’ve removed any sort of expiration date on your purchases. You can now re-download anything you’ve purchased, forever. This even includes purchases made prior […]

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March 9, 2011

Liza’s Underware

By now, everyone is aware of OpenType and its two main benefits; cross-platform compatibility, and its ability to support widely expanded character sets and layout features. It’s the second one that we want to spotlight here, to show you the real power of the format. Additionally, it has come to our attention that some designers might […]

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February 1, 2011

Nanamee, the latest venture from YouWorkForThem

Nanamee, the latest venture from YouWorkForThem

We are very excited to announce the birth of the Nanamee community – a new, custom-built stock media community for designers and customers to do business. Nanamee comes with style already in place, as the sister company to YouWorkForThem, the world-renowned font, stock art and graphic design shop. This is the best and the brightest […]

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January 6, 2011

Top 10 Fonts of 2010

Top 10 Fonts of 2010

Oh, the times they have a-changed since we wrote last year’s Top 10 Fonts post! (Wow, has it really been a year already?) There’s an old Japanese Proverb that states, “beginning is easy — continuing is hard.” A year ago, YouWorkForThem had seen its eighth birthday, and some parts of the shop were getting dusty. […]

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November 30, 2010

BKK Lumpinee

Our studio and our lives are in the city of Bangkok, known to the natives as Krung Thep (“city of angels”). Like most creative folks, we draw our inspiration and our passion in part from what we see around us every day, and so we thought it might be nice to take a break from […]

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November 29, 2010

BKK Tank

Our studio and our lives are in the city of Bangkok, known to the natives as Krung Thep (“city of angels”). Like most creative folks, we draw our inspiration and our passion in part from what we see around us every day, and so we thought it might be nice to take a break from […]

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