6 Useful Infographics To Improve Your Typography Skills

We cannot escape typography; it’s everywhere on the web. In most modern designs it is used to not only present information but also be read by the users. Today we’re going to take a look at 6 useful, informative and beautiful Infographics which can enrich your design skills and improve the quality of your works.

A guide to typography (Infographic)

A quick and easy to understand graphical guide to typography. It covers knowing the difference between typefaces, common styles, type anatomy and different layouts. Jolly good graphic!

typography_infographic_1

A Visual Guide to the Ampersand (Infographic)

The ampersand symbol (&) has a long and rich history, dating as far back as 63 B.C. To this day, its use can be witnessed in a wide range of situations, from being a key component in a Fortune 500 company’s logo/brand identity materials to casual SMS/text messages between old friends.

typography_infographic_2

So you need a typeface

Here’s a helpful guide for you to choose a suitable typeface for your current project.

typography_infographic_4

Fontularity: Most Popular Fonts by Operating System [Infographic]

Designers love fonts and a good thing for them is there are 1000′s to choose from. But what are the most popular fonts? In today’s Infographic we take a look a the most popular fonts by operating system. This will be a great resource for deciding on fall-back fonts in your CSS.

typography_infographic_5

Periodic Table of Typefaces

The Periodic Table of Typefaces is obviously in the style of all the thousands of over-sized Periodic Table of Elements posters hanging in schools and homes around the world. This particular table lists 100 of the most popular, influential and notorious typefaces today.

typography_infographic_6

The Evolution of Typography (Infographic)

Typefaces and fonts are at the forefront of design, whether it be designing a word document for work or designing a Fortune 500 website. The fonts that we choose can determine how we portray ourselves – as an individual or a business. Thanks to our friends over at Finer Hosting, a managed hosting provider, we’ve got an awesome iconographic for you. It presents some of the more common typefaces, what they are, and how to spot them in a crowd of millions.

typography_infographic_3

Published by

Joaquin

I am web designer/developer, creative blogger, wordpress user & founder of idesignow.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *