Colourblindness is a visual impairment that affects around 1 in 12 boys and men, and around 1 in 200 girls and women.
It has many forms, and can impact the perception of a wide range of different colours and colour combinations.
However, the most common kind — and the one…
Before we begin, can you see a problem with this image?
After several years of growth in the design education industry, in 2021 there is now a range of different paid-for online design bootcamps.
UX bootcamps have helped a lot of people into new creative careers. …
Idea generation is one of the most important, and most demanding, parts of any design project.
So what if we told you that you could easily be squeezing an extra seven concepts out of each idea?
Well, that’s exactly what the SCAMPER technique allows you to do. …
Now I don’t mean to get you upset
But every cause has an effect
— Lauryn Hill, “Superstar”
Every design project has the potential to raise ethical questions, and require us to make ethical decisions.
Using ethical principles in our design work helps ensure that the things we put into…
When I decided to start my own company twelve months ago, I knew what I wanted to achieve.
A completely free design course that expanded access to high-quality foundational education.
A web-based platform that categorically rejected annoying popups, spammy email marketing, and data harvesting.
A coaching service that was truly…
Whether a poster, webpage, app, book cover, or any other visual composition “looks good” to the untrained eye is usually a reflection of how well that design uses visual principles.
These principles have remained largely unchanged for hundreds, if not thousands, of years. …
As well as sensible serifs and sans-serifs, Google Fonts also hosts some great “display” typefaces.
All display fonts are designed for use at large sizes, like on billboards, on signs, and in headlines. Many display faces also have exuberant letterforms and exaggerated details. Here are 10 of our favourites!
With so many interesting serifs available for free on Google Fonts, why be boring?
In this post, we’re sharing 10 of our favourite free serif typefaces. They’re not all suitable for use in long passages of body text, but each one of them could spice up some lettering or logos…
Google Fonts is a massive resource, but we see the same few typefaces used in thousands of projects.
In this blog post, check out our curated list of 10 attractive, under-used sans-serif fonts that are available for free through Google’s font library.