The Story of Helvetica

Since its release in 1957, Helvetica has fast become one of the world’s most popular fonts. It’s now almost omnipresent in print, on the internet, and even in news and movies. But what are the driving factors behind this popularity? Where did Helvetica start, and why is it so popular today?

7 Cardinal Sins of Graphic Design

Graphic design needs to communicate a message. It can be beautiful, compelling, interesting, or humorous, but it must always communicate a message. Good design enhances meaning, while poor design distracts the reader or blurs the message. While it’s tempting to go overboard with graphic design tools, great design stems from knowing just how much to …