14 typography rules for beginners

14 typography rules for beginners

Why typography rules are important for your design   Most typography rules refer to the readability and with this the most important point of your design. There is absolutely no sense in writing and creating something if you can’t read it and you should never put design over readability. The following typography rules will help every beginner or non-designer to avoid mistakes that can hinder people to read what you have to say or to lose interest after a couple of sentences. Just by putting […]


How to find the right font combinations

How to find the right font combinations

  Why font combinations?   Are you a fan of fonts? If not, you should be. The right fonts can make your design stand out. Fonts are important because they have a huge impact on the readability of your creation. Even if you’re not a designer, just by choosing great font combinations you can make a simple text more interesting or create a layout just based on fonts.   Where do you use these fonts?   The question of usage is always the first to […]


10 classic fonts you should know

10 classic fonts you should know

10 classic fonts you should know and use   Why are classic fonts so popular?   There’s just one answer to this: Classic fonts are timeless. Some of them were created in the 18th and 19th century and are still popular. You can find classic fonts in logo design, advertisements, or the newspaper. Many of them are already preinstalled on our computers. We use them every day. Our eyes are even trained to recognize them immediately upon seeing and I am sure you will recognize […]


Logo creation process

Logo creation process

How does a designer go about creating a logo? Let’s take a look at the process so you can copy it for your needs. This is my personal logo creation process, but you might find, most designers work more or less similar.   The 7-step logo creation process   Brief   The most important thing before you start the actual creation process is to find out what exactly your client wants. The best way to do this is to send out a questionnaire for your client […]


5 places to find free fonts

5 places to find free fonts

5 best places to find free fonts for your design projects   Sometimes the pre-installed fonts on your computer can only bring you so far. Sometimes you need something special for a project. Professional high-quality fonts are mostly very expensive and this often doesn’t fit into our budget. Especially if you only need the font for one single project. Looking for free fonts is time-consuming, because of the sheer abundance of offers online. Here’s a collection of the 5 best places to find free fonts. Check […]



What does a logo cost?

What does a logo cost?

The ugly but necessary truth Taylor is launching her one-woman business. A lot of work is involved in opening a business and a lot of money flows into the process. But it’s also very exciting. Every day brings her one step closer to her dream. Now is the time to make decisions. Decisions that will determine the success of her business. Taylor doesn’t want to make any mistakes. She came up with a name for her business a long time ago when everything was just […]