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Indie trends
Posted 20 Dec 2012 - 9:36pm

hellooo everybody! a friend told me that today we will all die so i want to ask a quick question before all the smart people are gone. lately i have been going to many exhibitions and design events and one thing which has caught my attention is that i...

Giving talk about type
Posted 24 Oct 2012 - 7:00am

Hi all! I have to give a talk for about 7-10 minutes as part of my English course at the university. It has to be an informative talk on a topic of my interest and I have to describe how things are done. I am into typography and would like to give a...

Experimental Typography
Posted 8 Jun 2012 - 4:35pm

Hello people of type. I am doing research on experimental typography for a class and haven't had luck finding good textbooks or papers if any on this topic. Has any of you come across on this topic in books or essays? Could you share your sources? I'...

Easy for Eyes
Posted 16 Apr 2012 - 3:45pm

I really like Times New Roman, however I think it's quite old design. I'm looking for a font that is easy for the eyes, interesting to look, won't bore the reader and also has modern look. I will use it for setting long as well as short texts.

History of Printing
Posted 10 Apr 2012 - 12:05pm

Hello dear Typophiles. I got my hands on the 1999th edition of A Short History of...

how to achive this effect
Posted 20 Mar 2012 - 2:45pm

any idea? THANKS!

Fonts for Timetables and Forms
Posted 18 Feb 2012 - 6:42pm

Hello dear typophiles. I'm working on a project for which I will have to design a bus schedule and I'm wondering whether there are fonts specifically designed for this kind of jobs or a well designed Myriad or Frutiger like fonts will work just fine....

Are numbers necessary?
Posted 29 Dec 2011 - 2:30pm

I was wondering whether page numbers are necessary for the printers while arranging the files and after printing or they are only for the readers. thanks!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Font as a present
Posted 28 Dec 2011 - 2:31am

Hello boys and girls, hope everyone is having good times. So... I'd like to buy a font as a present for a friend, but I don't know how to do it. It's my first time doing something like this. Do I buy the font like I'd buy for myself and then send it...

Fonts for dissertation
Posted 6 Dec 2011 - 11:04am

I will be writing about letterpress, what fonts would you suggest. I want a font for the main body and one for the headings. Preferably something affordable for a student. THANK YOU!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Font choosing advice
Posted 21 Nov 2011 - 7:27am

Hello guys. So few friends and I are thinking of starting a monthly journal about jobs for university students. What we will have in it are job vacancies listings. We will print it in our university on an A3 paper and fold it, so it will be like a...

Scenes for Kinetic Typographic
Posted 1 Nov 2011 - 4:59am

Hello girls and boys. For my animation class we were asked to find a scene from a movie and then make a kinetic typographic animation. So i'm looking for interesting scenes. Are there any good ones which you think would be good for this assignment....

S.O.S. Client wants invoice
Posted 12 Sep 2011 - 9:04am

hi, hi!!!! i'm very anxious. sometimes ago i did a job for a local gallery and now when it's time to pay they would like an invoice. i have never done this type of thing. how do i make the invoice. please help me. do i design it myself. can you show...

Noble, Trustworthy, Girly Font
Posted 23 Aug 2011 - 6:57pm

hello guys, so i'm looking for a font for creating a logo and signage for a local small fashion agency. i'm so luck that they liked my ideas and solutions, which are mostly typography based. some keywords are classy, noble, pink, trustworthy,...

Origins of Monospaced Fonts
Posted 8 Aug 2011 - 12:58pm

Hello, i have been looking for some information on the origins of the monospaced fonts, the things i find on the internet appear to be very basic. if any of you could post links to serious research done on them or good reliable information on...

Designing for screen
Posted 2 Aug 2011 - 1:05pm

hello boys and girls. i have to design a one page leaflet and it will be sent as an email attachment. so my questions is that, should i design it in photoshop or indesign/illustrator. basically it for screen use. what are your suggestions? thank you...

Indicating email or internet links
Posted 5 Jun 2011 - 1:35pm

hi, im working on brochure and there are some emails and a website in the text. is there a proper way of indicating them? thanx!

Inkjet printer font needed
Posted 14 May 2011 - 6:33am

hello. i'm interested in a modern font preferably serif for long text setting that will look good and sharp when printed with inkjet printer on A4 80 gram paper. any recommendations. thank you much.

Classic Vs. Modern
Posted 10 May 2011 - 9:16am

so i have been hearing recently from people call fonts modern classic and i'm confused. isn't the term classic for old things like Bodoni. also can something be modern and classic at the same time, could you explain please. when does a modern thing...

Friendly sans
Posted 2 May 2011 - 12:10pm

Hello & happy month. I'm looking for friendly sans, with distinctive curves. I really like ...

stencil font needed
Posted 29 Apr 2011 - 4:29pm

hello guys. i'm working on a project and i'd like to try a stencil font. so are there any stencil fonts that you would recommend, particularly with modernist twist. thank you as always!!!!!!

Digital/PDF Portfolio
Posted 12 Mar 2011 - 9:35am

Hello guys. So i want to make a pdf portfolio which i will send out. It is my first time and i would like to see other peoples portfolios, just to see how are others doing it. Could you please post your if you have of course also feel free to write...

Ways of displaying paragraphs?
Posted 1 Mar 2011 - 11:58pm

Hello! I'm wondering how many other ways are there to show paragraphs, I know about four. Could you show examples. Thank you very much as always.

Bold Outlines
Posted 27 Jan 2011 - 11:48am

Hello and sorry or my bad English. I have a huge problem. I'm working on a logo. Whenever I want to create outlines in Illustrator the fonts are getting bolder and are ruining the design. Is there a solution for this? Thank you very very much!

Progressive Font
Posted 17 Jan 2011 - 11:07am

Hello, I am looking for contemporary sans-serif fonts that would bring the word "progressive" to minds when looked at. Right now have the logo of facebook in my head.