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The Art of the Good Cover: the Re-design

The Art of the Good Cover: the Re-design

Back to where we started. Earlier this year we revamped The Art of Foil Fencing with a new cover because the original was, well, terrible. ...
The Art of the Good Cover: Rules for good covers

The Art of the Good Cover: Rules for good covers

Earlier this year we revamped The Art of Foil Fencing with a new cover because the original was, well, terrible. So what are the ‘rules’ for good covers? ...
The Art of the Good Cover

The Art of the Good Cover

You should never judge a book by it’s cover. But that’s exactly what we all do. The book stores are full of fantastic books with terrible covers that are never read. And also full of amazing covers selling terrible books that only disappoint. Which is why you have to create the best cover you can … The Art of the Good Cover Read More » ...
Understanding the ISBN (re-post)

Understanding the ISBN (re-post)

Let’s start with the basics: ISBN stands for International Standard Book Number. It’s an international system of identifying books by assigning a unique identifier to each separate edition of a book. This not only identifies the publication, but also the different formats in which it is available. ...
Why every design needs three levels of typographic hierarchy (re-post)

Why every design needs three levels of typographic hierarchy (re-post)

“Hierarchy—it’s a big word, and an important but an easy-to-implement concept when it comes to typography.” So begins an insightful beginner-level article on Canva written by Janie Kliever: Why every design needs three levels of typographic hierarchy, posted under Design elements and principles. ...