6162 readersThe Complete Manual of Typography, 2nd edition, by James Felici, condenses timeless wisdom and timely technology into one complete guide. It explains everything about type designs and usage, from font characteristics to using CSS3 on the Web. Great books on typography are rare — if you had only one book on typography, this should be
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5762 readersJames Felici wrote a brief, yet amazingly detailed “master class” in kerning at CreativePro.com. Read it here. addthis_url = 'http%3A%2F%2Fwww.planetquark.com%2F2012%2F02%2F23%2Ffive-tips-for-kerning%2F'; addthis_title = 'Five+Tips+for+Kerning'; addthis_pub = '';
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4122 readers In their free 52-page PDF titled “Meet Your Type: A Field Guide To Love & Typography“, FontShop included the following list of recommended websites and blogs about fonts: 100types.com aiga.org bitique.co.uk dailydropcap.com designobserver.com designworklife.com friendsoftype.com ilovetypography.com ministryoftype.co.uk tdc.org thinkingwithtype.com thevisualdictionary.net typographer.org typographica.org typophile.com welovetypography.com
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6737 readersFontGear’s FontGenius 2.6, a font identification utility that recognizes typefaces within images, is now available for both Mac and Windows. This free upgrade adds Twitter and email integration to let you show co-workers the fonts you’ve identified. Get the upgrade, download a demo version, or order the full $40 program from their online store here.
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