11 of the Best Patriotic Fonts

July 3, 2020 / Inspiration
Patriotic Fonts

The month of July is all about being patriotic, especially on and around the Fourth of July. The arrival of Independence Day also equates to personal and business projects popping up that are centered on this American holiday. A patriotic theme, such as American symbols and colors, are often used throughout the month for advertisements, posters, announcements, crafts, and even party invites. While finding the art needed for your project may be easy, when it comes to fonts, that aspect is often overlooked. Your choice of font can really set the tone of your design, and using patriotic fonts can really tie your patriotic theme together! While there are plenty of places online to look, it can quickly become overwhelming, so we have put a few of the most popular fonts currently available on the web.
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The Best Spring Fonts for Your Next Design Project

April 10, 2020 / Inspiration
Best Spring Fonts

When it comes to design, it is common to gain inspiration from the world around you. During this time of year, things are “waking from their slumber” and life is starting to sprout and come alive all around us. The spring season is that of renewal, as life always has a way of coming back around. This idea of life and rebirth can be quite inspiring, so it’s common for a designer to incorporate these elements into his/her work. However, to really tie your design together, you need to find the perfect font to make your design a successful one. Choosing an unsuitable font for your design can give the viewer mixed ideas, and that idea or thought you wanted to portray can come out jumbled if you pick an inappropriate font. Font matters, so when it comes time to choosing your type, it’s not a decision to take lightly. It is imperative that you find the best spring fonts for your design, especially if you want your design to be a successful one.
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The Story Behind the Typeface

March 15, 2020 / Conversation
History Behind the Typeface

Every day you see typeface designs, but rarely do you think about what’s behind it, the history of the most famous typefaces. In case you were wondering, a typeface is the design of lettering, which often includes variations (bold, italic, condensed, light, etc.). Each variation is considered to be a font, and there are thousands available to use! Your choice of type plays a crucial role in how your work is received. Using the correct font for your project can set the feeling and tone, as well as evoke an emotional response. An integral part of design, your choice of font, will set the tone for your content. Due to its utmost prominence, it is essential that you know the history behind the typeface.
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The Best Free Fonts for Designers

February 26, 2020 / Conversation, Inspiration
Best Free Fonts

Looking for the right font can be many things; unfortunately, easy is not usually one of them. Finding the right font can be one of the most challenging parts of any project. While the sheer numbers of fonts available are in the millions, with a significant percentage of them free, the only easy part is how fast the feelings of being overwhelmed by choices can take its toll. We understand this and have put this guide together to help you find the best free fonts for your design.
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Top Five Design Trends

January 4, 2020 / Inspiration
Design Trends for 2020

Change is the only constant in the universe, so no matter how hard you try to resist, it’s going to happen. In the design field, the same rule holds true, things change, and it can happen rather quickly. Being a designer means you not only need to be creative but also be willing to learn new things. Luckily, many creatives have an open mind and are receptive to change. Staying on top of the curve also helps, so knowing what to expect can help you keep that creative edge. Every year new trends emerge, so it’s essential to keep your designs relevant and with the times (for the most part). Staying up to date by knowing the emerging design trends for 2020
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A Collection of Free Thanksgiving Fonts

November 22, 2019 / Inspiration
Free Thanksgiving Fonts

When you are designing a project, you want the overall design to capture the intended feel and message. With Thanksgiving around the bend, many designers are fueling up for their big family dinner and their next design project. During the month of November, this holiday is clearly influential and the reason for many new projects. Whether it’s a Thanksgiving-themed sales flyer or a party invitation, during the month of November, celebrations of this food-filled autumn holiday are everywhere. Luckily, there are plenty of free Thanksgiving fonts available on the internet to really tie your project together.
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Top Halloween Fonts for Your Next Seasonal Design

October 21, 2019 / Inspiration
Top Halloween Fonts

October is a spooky month, filled with goblins, ghouls, ghosts, and things that go bump in the night. Halloween is around the bend, and for designers, that means this is the time to integrate Halloween-themed elements into your work. Halloween-themed projects are huge during the month of October. Nonetheless, coming up with inspiration can be difficult, and then comes the task of locating the perfect font. There are so many different fonts out there to use it can make your head spin. Luckily, you don’t have to search the internet for hours to locate the top Halloween fonts, because we have come up with a helpful list of some of the best around.
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8 Powerful Font Combinations for Your Next Design Project

September 18, 2019 / Inspiration
Font Combinations

Picking the perfect font for your design project can be tricky and overwhelming. Choosing the wrong font can convey an incorrect feeling or message, ruining your design. However, when you are using multiple font combinations, the difficulty level of choosing the correct font combination rises. Pairing fonts is a very frustrating and time-consuming task that is difficult to get right. Not only do you have to pick the perfect font for your design, but you have to do it twice, and your choices have to complement each other.
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