Design in 60 Seconds: What Is Typography?

Welcome to our Design in 60 Seconds series, in which you can learn a new design skill, feature, or technique in just a minute!

Design in 60 Seconds: What Is Typography?

Typography is more than just a cool font. It’s the complete visual aesthetics of any written word. From the arrangement of your words to the spacing and more, there is so much to learn about the wonderful world of typography.

In this quick video, I’ll walk you through the basics of typography and give you some examples of great fonts you can use for your projects.

Premium Fonts From ThemeKeeper Elements

Inspired to create awesome typographic illustrations of your own? Then check out these epic fonts featured in the video from ThemeKeeper Elements.

Brixton Line Font

Create dreamy typographic illustrations or honor your favorite quote with this clean Brixton Line font. This font features a simplistic design with hundreds of stylistic alternatives to choose from. Download this font to use it in your designs today!

Design in 60 Seconds: WhatIsTypography?

Vanderchalk Typeface

Or create the cool look of written words on a chalkboard with this awesome typeface. This font features a cool handwritten feel that is perfect for menus, posters, labels, and more! Enjoy a bonus vector file for additional ornamental designs.

Design in 60 Seconds: WhatIsTypography?

A Bit More Detail

Want to learn more about typography from our experts? Check out the helpful articles and tutorials below:

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    How to Create Vector Floral Typography in Adobe Illustrator
    Yulia Sokolova
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    How to Create a Stylish Office Christmas Party Flyer
    Grace Fussell
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    Photoshop in 60 Seconds: How to Create an Inspirational Poster
    Kirk Nelson

60 Seconds?!

This is part of a series of quick video tutorials on ThemeKeeper Tuts+ in which we introduce a range of subjects, all in 60 seconds—just enough to whet your appetite. Let us know in the comments what you thought of this video and what else you’d like to see explained in 60 seconds!