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Design with Typography on Your Mind: Step 1, NEVER Use Comic Sans

by Rebecca McTear • April 26, 2018

Is it ever appropriate to use Comic Sans? Let’s start with a little backstory on how this atrocity was created. Over 20 years ago Vincent Connare, a typographic engineer for Microsoft, was working on a new program featuring a cartoon dog speaking through a Times new Roman speech bubble. After completing the design, he realized […]


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The Game of Logos: Killer Tips for any Company Logo Design

by Rebecca McTear • September 1, 2017

‘When you play the game of logos, you win or you die.’ (WARNING: Exactly one spoiler if you are not caught up on the current season of Game of Thrones). Death in this instance is not literal, but failing to find the proper logo for your company means that your business could miss out on instant brand […]