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What Is Kerning in Typography? + Tips & Examples

Font Collections / 10 Jan 2024

What Is Kerning in Typography? + Tips & Examples

Kerning, a term frequently encountered in the world of typography, is a critical element in creating visually appealing and readable text.

It refers to the adjustment of space between individual letter pairs to ensure consistent and harmonious spacing throughout the text. Effective kerning prevents the text from appearing uneven or cluttered and enhances overall readability.

In this article, we explore the nuances of kerning in typography along with practical tips and examples to help designers make informed kerning decisions.

25+ Best Old-School Fonts for Classic Designs

Font Collections / 9 Jan 2024

25+ Best Old-School Fonts for Classic Designs

Old-school fonts, with their classic charm and vintage appeal, are more than just a nod to the past; they are a bridge connecting history to modern design. Today, we take a trip down that road to bring you a collection of the best old-school fonts for your classic and vintage design projects.

In this post, we delve into a curated selection of old-school fonts that stand out for their authenticity, readability, and aesthetic appeal. These fonts aren’t just recreations; they capture the spirit and character of the times they represent.

Whether you’re crafting a retro-themed advertising campaign, designing a vintage logo, or looking to add timeless elegance to your graphic design projects, the right old-school font can make all the difference.

This collection includes both premium and free old-school fonts. Be sure to download them all.

100+ Best Condensed & Narrow Fonts of 2024

Font Collections / 9 Jan 2024

100+ Best Condensed & Narrow Fonts of 2024

Contrary to popular belief, condensed and narrow fonts don’t make your text cramped or crowded. You just have to know the appropriate time and place to use the font. Condensed fonts are widely used these days for headlines and portraying bold messages, and when deployed in the right place, they can give stunning impact!

It takes a lot of testing and experimenting to find the perfect font for a design, but our tips for choosing and working with condensed and narrow fonts will help get you off to a great start!

Is Web Design a Dying Career in 2024? (The Answer Is No)

Business / 9 Jan 2024

Is Web Design a Dying Career in 2024? (The Answer Is No)

With the rise of generative AI and the advancements of website builders, some are starting to question whether web design is a dying industry.

You can now have AI design entire websites and even write code. Or use website builders with drag-and-drop editors to create websites within minutes. Or use templates to build websites without having to do any coding.

So, is web design a dying career? The short answer is NO!

Make no mistake, web design is still very much alive and we need skilled web designers now more than ever. Here’s why.

25+ Best Flag, Garden Flag & Feather Flag Mockup Templates

Mockup Templates / 8 Jan 2024

25+ Best Flag, Garden Flag & Feather Flag Mockup Templates

In the realm of visual branding and promotion, flags hold a unique place. They are not just symbols or marketing tools; they carry a message, an identity. And if you’re working on such a flag design, be sure to check out our handpicked flag mockup collection.

Whether it’s a simple flag, a garden flag, or a distinctive feather flag, a great mockup can elevate your designs when presenting to clients. Understanding this, we have brought together a collection of flag mockup templates that stand out for their lifelike quality, ease of customization, and versatility.

These templates are perfect for showcasing your designs – whether for corporate branding, events, or national celebrations – in the most impactful way. Explore the collection below and find the perfect flag mockup for your project.

120+ Best Free PowerPoint Templates (PPT) 2024

PowerPoint Templates / 8 Jan 2024

120+ Best Free PowerPoint Templates (PPT) 2024

Not everyone can afford to buy premium PowerPoint templates to create their slideshows. But, that doesn’t mean you have to settle for a default template. There are dozens of incredible free PowerPoint templates to try out!

A great thing about the design community is that there are designers out there who willingly share their amazing work for free of charge, including gorgeous free PowerPoint templates.

To help you save some money, we scoured the web and handpicked a collection of the best free PowerPoint templates with modern and professional designs that you can use to make various types of presentations. Good luck with your presentation!

Just looking for a stylish free Powerpoint Template? No problem. Let’s dive into our collection of the best free PowerPoint templates!

Uniqode: A Full-Featured QR Code Generator

Reviews / 8 Jan 2024

Uniqode: A Full-Featured QR Code Generator

Are you in search of an effective custom QR Code generator for your company? We’ve evaluated numerous QR Code generators over recent months, utilizing both free and paid options. Our focus today is on Uniqode, a prominent player in the QR Code generator market.

Modern marketing teams striving to balance online and offline strategies through hyper-personalization will find Uniqode an excellent QR Code generator to consider.

This article will explore why Uniqode might be your ideal choice for QR Code marketing and highlight its unique features.

15+ Best Shopify Blog Templates & Themes

Inspiration / 8 Jan 2024

15+ Best Shopify Blog Templates & Themes

In the eCommerce marketplace, a well-crafted blog is a powerful tool for engaging customers, enhancing SEO, and building your brand’s narrative.

Recognizing this, we’ve scoured the Shopify themes directory to find you the best Shopify blog templates to help you setup successful online stores with blog sections for generating traffic and attracting more customers to your shop.

Whether you’re looking to share behind-the-scenes stories, product insights, or industry news, the right Shopify blog template can elevate your content and engage your audience. As well as build trust and rank higher on Google.

In this collection, you’ll find all sorts of Shopify themes with blog templates. From minimalist designs that highlight your narratives to feature-rich templates that encourage interaction and social sharing, these themes will help you stand out from the crowd. Have a look.

30+ Best Gaming Fonts in 2024 (Free & Premium)

Font Collections / 5 Jan 2024

30+ Best Gaming Fonts in 2024 (Free & Premium)

The gaming industry is now even bigger than Hollywood and it continues to grow every year. Great designs are in fact partly responsible for the success of many great video games.

Whether it’s the colorful graphics on a landing page website, social media posts used to promote games, or the preview images on the App Store page, it’s these designs that attract more people to download games and try them out in the first place.

If you’re a designer working on promoting a game, finding an appropriate font should be one of your top priorities. We handpicked some cool gaming fonts to help you get started.

These fonts come in all kinds of styles and designs. You can use them to design promotional material for games or even craft titles for your YouTube covers and Twitch profiles. Check them out below.

10 Illustration Trends to Look Out for in 2024

Trends / 5 Jan 2024

10 Illustration Trends to Look Out for in 2024

Every year we see new trends emerge in the world of design. While most of these new trends fade away with time, some remain to change and influence the industry for the better.

In this post, we explore the ever-evolving world of illustration trends and designs. From the rise of AI-assisted drawings to the resurgence of retro and psychedelic art, these are the trends you can expect to see more of this year.

Let’s take a look at some of the top upcoming illustration trends and how you can apply them in your own designs and projects. Some of these trends will not only be popular but also groundbreaking by bringing in new advancements and innovations.

25+ Vintage “Old English” Fonts & Traditional Typography

Font Collections / 4 Jan 2024

25+ Vintage “Old English” Fonts & Traditional Typography

The history behind the old English typefaces (also known as Blackletter fonts) goes all the way back to the Middle Ages.

This beautiful font type has a rich history even involving kings and queens. In fact, Johannes Gutenberg, the father of the printing press, used a blackletter font to print the first copy of the Gutenberg Bible.

Even today, designers use old English fonts to recreate that same elegant, traditional, and vintage look in their designs. Now, we carry the tradition over to new generations with our collection of the best old English fonts.

Here, you’ll find many different styles of traditional old English fonts, gothic fonts, black letter fonts, and much more. Have a look and make sure to download all the fonts. We included both free and premium picks.

25+ Email Mockup Templates (Newsletters, Signatures, Marketing & More)

Email Templates / 4 Jan 2024

25+ Email Mockup Templates (Newsletters, Signatures, Marketing & More)

Looking for the perfect email mockup or template to streamline your design workflow? Look no further! Our curated email template collection has everything you could need.

This is a diverse collection of versatile and multipurpose email templates tailor-made to serve various business needs. It’s a goldmine for both designers and marketers looking to bring creativity and efficiency to their projects.

Our thoroughly handpicked selection of templates goes beyond standard designs. There are phenomenal templates in this list for newsletters and eye-catching email signature templates that truly stand out.

Dive in and discover a range of amazing choices that will undoubtedly elevate your email marketing strategy to a whole new level!