Intro to Type is your complete typography system, engineered to teach you the concepts, expand your comfort zone, and hold you accountable.
Free typography resources
I’ve put together six free ebooks, one free email course, and one free video course to help people learn typography. So far, more than 2,000 people have enjoyed these resources.
7 Essential Typographic Layout Systems
99% of designs use the same two layouts–and like most defaults, they’re started to get really old. In reality, there are seven essential layout systems. Learn them all and make designs that stand out from the crowd.
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Gestalt Practitioner Course
Many early modernist designers didn’t call themselves “designers,” they actually preferred the term “Gestalt Practitioners.” Gestalt Psychology underlies everything we do in design, so become a Gestalt Practitioner with this quick, free email course.
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Type & Color Video Course
It’s easy to get comfortable with objective things like type and layout, but every great designer is a color expert. Learn the ins-and-outs of color with this quick, free video course.
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9 of the Best Fonts You Already Have
People think they need expensive “premium” fonts to create beautiful designs. But that’s not true. Download the 9 best fonts you already have and learn the ins-and-outs of your top fonts. This free PDF will show you how and why to pick a font.
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An Illustrated Guide to Type Measurements
It’s hard to keep all the measurements straight: points, picas, ems, inches, pixels, etc. It can all get very confusing. This free PDF will show you exactly what all these terms mean and how they fit together.
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7 Deadly Sins of Typography
Developing an interest in typography can be a dangerous endeavor for a graphic designer. There’s so much to learn, you could spend your entire life dedicated to it. Get a taste and learn the necessary basics in this quick and easy-to-read ebook.
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Design Angles 1
A part of my education has been meeting and interviewing some of the best living type and graphic designers. Read interviews with Tobias Frere-Jones, Stephen Doyle, Dr. Fiona Ross, and Georg Seifert in Design Angles 1.
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Design a Landing Page in 4 Steps
Two of the landing pages I’ve built have earned $85,000 for their companies in just over 6 months. But building a landing page from scratch isn’t simple. It involves planning, writing, sketching, and designing. Read Design a Landing Page in 4 Steps to learn my exact process.
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