A collection of free resources to learn graphic and web design
Typography Tutorial – 10 rules to help you rule type
Graphic Design Tutorial: 10 Typography rules to help you improve your type skills. Get better at graphic design by understanding how to use type. Improve your layouts instantly by following these 10 easy to follow rules.
Letterpress Printing and Poster Design
Sometimes the best designs start offline — where there's no Cmd+Z. Handcrafted poster design with letterpress by Dirk Fowler.
Graphic design can change your life
Erik Spiekermann talking with Gestalten TV about the process of designing typefaces.
The animated typographic cheat sheet. If you are new to typography or here to refresh your memory, then Type Terms is the perfect tool for you.
It is senior project of Bilkent University, Graphic Design department. 3.40 minute brief explanation of typography
The story of the birth of the worlds first uniquely designed, 3D printed Letterpress font
A visual browser based tool to set the typographical scale with ability to export CSS
This tool has been built to allow previewing of font combinations in a fast, browser-based manner.
Try any google font on any site in seconds!
The tool to establish a typographic system
with modular scale and vertical rhythm.
It is a guide in the use of type – for students, educators and professional designers.
Meet Your Type
A field guide to love & typography. Great free PDF book about typography from FontShop.
Type Connection is a game that helps you learn how to pair typefaces.
Great way to discover fonts by Hoefler & Co
The Fundamental Elements of Design
Short video about 6 fundamentals of design in action: balance, proximity, alignment, repetition, contrast and space.
A tidy repository of jQuery plugins
My life in typefaces
In this charming talk, Matthew Carter, the man behind typefaces such as Verdana, Georgia and Bell Centennial, takes us on a spin through a career focused on the very last pixel of each letter of a font.
Upside Down, Left To Right: A Letterpress Film
A short film about letterpress and one of the few remaining movable-type printing workshops in the UK, situated at Plymouth University, featuring Paul Collier.
The Elements of Typographic Style Applied to the Web
A practical guide to web typography
Don’t Fear the Internet
Basic HTML&CSS video guide for non-web designers
The History of Typography
A paper-letter animation about the history of fonts and typography.
I’m Comic Sans, Asshole
A short monologue from the perspective of the typeface comic sans.
A short documentary about the font Comic Sans. Created for a video production course and inspired by the film "Helvetica" by Gary Hustwit.
This book is partly an experiment in taking the web seriously as a book-publishing medium.
Thinking with Type
Type is the foundation of print and web design. Everything you need to know about thinking with type, you will find here.
Learn how to manipulate bézier curves and get a typography lesson at the same time
A game that will help you understand letter spacing and kerning