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Use typefaces and web fonts more creatively with our expert-taught typography tutorials. In these courses you'll explore the language of fonts, from the basics of kerning and leading to using typography to add impact to your designs.
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Develop an Eye for Type

Whether you design print or web, still or motion graphics, or even 2D or 3D materials, if you understand typography, you’ll have a whole slew of creative options to bolster your designs and messaging. Learn best practices for using typography effectively with expert instructors on lynda.com.

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  • Ina Saltz

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3 Typography courses · 76 video tutorials
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  • view course page for Foundations of Typography: Choosing and Combining Typefaces

    Learn how to choose and combine typefaces for maximum visual impact.

    51m 50s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Foundations of Typography: Working with Grids

    Find out why great designers use grids. Learn the principles of using grids to give your compositions strength and structure, break space into units, and streamline your design process.

    39m 40s
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Foundations of Typography

    Explains good typographic practices, how to select and use type to add impact and power, how type is measured and sized, and how factors like spacing and alignment affect your design.

    2h 23m
    Beginner
     
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