- Handwritten type – encompasses both printing and cursive styles and is separate from formal calligraphy or typeface.
Brush Up font | Ondise font | Goodfy font | Barber Shop font
- Google Fonts – interactive directory of free hosted application programming interfaces for web fonts.
Open Sans font | Roboto font | Oswald font
- Flat Design type – places a clear emphasis on simplicity, minimalism, and intelligibility.
Metros font | Marianina font | Burne Alt font
- Mix & Match type – creates an artistic, handcrafted but still polished and purposeful look on a site.
Native font | Hoverage font | Pacific Northwest Letters font
- Large Type – because of increased screen resolutions, the standard 12 point font is no longer as readable as it was before.
Cape Rock font | CPL Kirkwood font | Zona Black font
- Both REM and EM are relative units.
- EM children inherit size by scaling in relation to the parent font size.
- REM is only relative to the html(root) font-size.
- REM is best used to define the padding and margins.
- REM stands for “root em”.
- REM units help for responsive design.
- REM units are great for rapid prototyping.
- All sizes should be in REM units.
- REM units do not work in IE8.
Here is a list of quick notes on why designers fail at the task presented to them. Refrain from doing these things and you will be a success.
- No Ambition – Success takes a long time.
- No Plan – You’ve got to have a plan to not fail.
- No Point of View – Find your voice and sing loudly.
- Afraid of Criticism – Designers are private people.
- People Pleasers – Design for yourself.
- No Exposure – Exposure is critical for success.
- Pay Me Syndrome – “Show me the money” mentality.
- Runway Addiction – Putting on a fashion show.
- Wrong Starting Point – Chasing after the big prize.
- Saturated Market – We are global because of the internet.