Author: Type for You

Right Grotesk by Pangram Pangram

Right Grotesk blends the neutrality and functionality of workhorses with a good touch of distinctive personality. Featuring many fine details, smooth curves, moderate contrast and slightly unusual anatomy, the typeface can be a loud and proud hero or a humble supporting actor for all sorts of designs. Not trendy, not timeless either, it is designed to […]

Karl-Heinz Drescher

Karl-Heinz Drescher (born on October 7, 1936 in Quirl; died on May 19, 2011 in Berlin) was a graphic artist working at Bertolt Brecht’s world famous theater Berliner Ensemble as a graphic designer for almost 40 years. In addition to his work at this house, Drescher also worked for other organizers, museums, galleries, and theaters, […]

Tocco by Papanapa

Tocco is a high contrast variable font available in eight weights, from Thin to Black. Inspired by leftover chunks of wood found in a workshop we conducted with one of our clients (see the full project here), its angular curves and sharp serifs establish a bold and elegant personality when used on headlines and solid displays. […]

Keyword Research in SEO

When you understand your target audience or market it is way easier for you to work on keyword research. That is knowing how they search content, products and services. Keyword research will provide you with data that is specific for searches. This then helps you answer questions like: What exactly are people searching for The […]

New book: Optimum Type

Sandu Publishing has released Optimum Type – Custom Typography Design and Application, featuring over 100 creative custom-created types from designers and agencies all over the world. In this book, readers can draw a lesson from their work processes and their solution proposals, and get inspiration on how to design a typeface.Hardcover, English, 285 mm, 240 […]

Rams [2018, 74min]

Rams (2018, 74 minutes) is the latest documentary by filmmaker Gary Hustwit (Helvetica) about legendary designer Dieter Rams. For over fifty years, Rams has left an indelible mark on the field of product design with his iconic work at Braun and Vitsoe, and his influence on Apple. So at 87 years old, why does he now […]

Flecha

Flecha, designed by Rui Abreu, is a sharp and streamlined old-style typeface made for editorial design. On the whole Flecha has a sturdy and mechanised appearance with its rigid letter-forms, square terminals and geometrically simplified strokes. Nevertheless Flecha still manages to be delicate and reminiscent of the broad nib pen.