The Elements of Typographic Style Applied to the Web.
Robert Bringhurt's undisputed bible of typography
until now has been limited to print design. This site, a work in progress, presents his principles one at a time, and explains how to follow them as a web designer using HTML and CSS.
The Scourge of Arial.
It has spread like a virus through the typographic landscape and illustrates the pervasiveness of Microsoft's
influence in the world. Arial, however, has a rather dubious history and not much character
. In fact, Arial is little more than a shameless impostor...
is a creative project run by five russian type designers. Day by day, they create original typefaces and post their results along with routine.
Web of Letters
Type in a word -- instant type collage.
- Create, edit, and save your own truetype pixel font via this web app.
Thinking with Type
The online companion to the book of the same name offers a nice little online primer on the finer points of typography, including my favourite new online game: Dumb Quotes. Remember kids: only you
can prevent poor kerning.
The Warner Bros. Cartoons Filmography And Title Card Gallery
has more title cards
and coloured rings
than you can shake a carrot at. A great resource that goes hand-in-hand with this
for all your Looney Tunes-related research
artfully alters photographs of typography with your personalized greeting. Lots of fun (but watch out for all those pop-ups!)
The title screens
of hundreds of your favourite movies
like you've never seen it (quicktime movie).
The Movie Alphabet Game
is harder than it looks. I'm stuck on C, O, U, and X. When you're through with that, try the second one