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Ten Principles of Good Design

Image: Green Chameleon on Unsplash In the late 1970s, Dieter Rams was aware…


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Recommended Design Books

Image: Becca Tapert on Unsplash You can find out just about anything about…


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The Colour Wheel

Image: russn_fkr on Unsplash The Colour Wheel is a tool for exploring colour…


An abstract photograph of a building facade presenting windows and balconies as a geometric pattern. The windows make for abstract hyphens and dashes.

Hyphens and Dashes

Image: Samuel Zeller on Unsplash When we need a dash in our content, most of us…


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White Space

Image: Rodion Kutsaev on Unsplash Easily one of the most misunderstood aspects…


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The Rules of Typography

Image: Maroquotidien Plus on Unsplash Over centuries, as type has developed,…


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Describing Letterforms

Image: Raphael Schaller on Unsplash The field of Typography employs a number of…