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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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  • view course page for Font Management Essential Training

    Learn about your fonts. Find out how to organize, purchase, install, and identify fonts used on Mac and Windows.

    4h 2m
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  • view course page for Before & After: Graphic Design Techniques

    Simple techniques to improve your layouts and refresh your creative vision, from the founder of Before & After magazine.

    1h 7m
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  • view course page for Before & After: Things Every Designer Should Know

    Simple graphic design techniques from Before & After magazine to make your page, screen, or presentation look and perform its best.

    1h 5m
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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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  • view course page for The Creative Spark: Title Case, Typographic Artisans

    Follow the founders of Title Case, a business and workshop dedicated to the love of the letterform, as they put pencil to paper and ink to brush in pursuit of the letter that's uniquely their own.

    28m 31s
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  • view course page for Developing a Style Guide

    Explains the components that make an instructive style guide, and the elements that create a strong brand identity.

    23m 25s
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  • view course page for Choosing and Using Web Fonts

    Focuses on the theories behind web fonts: showing what makes a good font, why different fonts look the way they do, and how they affect the look of your web page.

    6h 52m
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Typekit

    Introduces the Adobe web typography subscription service, showing how to embed and deploy a variety of font styles quickly and easily.

    1h 30m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Doyald Young, Logotype Designer

    Enjoy a window into the life of Doyald Young, legendary typographer, logotype designer, author, and teacher.

    1h 41m
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  • view course page for Typography for Web Designers

    Choose fonts for a web site and create beautiful, readable type, incorporating web fonts, CSS styles, and simple typographic rules.

    6h 25m
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  • view course page for Margo Chase's Hand-Lettered Poster: Start to Finish

    Margo Chase shows how she created a beautifully hand-lettered poster for a special appearance.

    14m 21s
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