Web Design is 95% Typography

by Tom Kenny (@tkenny)

At over 6 years old, this is definitely an oldie but it’s still no less relevant. Improving my typography skills and knowledge has improved my designs for the web.

Optimizing typography is optimizing readability, accessibility, usability(!), overall graphic balance. Organizing blocks of text and combining them with pictures, isn’t that what graphic designers, usability specialists, information architects do?

Source: http://informationarchitects.net/blog/the-web-is-all-about-typography-period/

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by Tom Kenny

I’m a freelance web designer and front-end developer with 9 years of experience designing for the web. Follow me on Twitter here.