The Weekly Typographic

By The League of Moveable Type

Welcome to the Weekly Typographic — a fun podcast talking about this week's most amazing articles in the world of typography, keeping you up-to-date on the wonderful world of type. Each week we'll discuss the cool news we've found, what we're working on, and answer burning questions about design & fontmaking.

  1. 1.
    #76 – Why is Victorian typography so spooky?!
    39:18
  2. 2.
    #75 – The world of syllabics and why they matter now
    39:05
  3. 3.
    Typewknd 2021: Highlights from Day 4
    13:52
  4. 4.
    Typewknd 2021: Highlights from Day 3
    17:29
  5. 5.
    Typewknd 2021: Highlights from Day 2
    15:17
  6. 6.
    Typewknd 2021: Highlights from Day 1
    12:15
  7. 7.
    Mixing Type & 3D with Spline
    46:56
  8. 8.
    #74 – Microsites, mega impact!
    31:01
  1. 9.
    #73 – Time, space, rhythm and pace: the art of letter-spacing
    34:09
  2. 10.
    #72 – Atomic design + brand new workshop announcement!
    29:30
  3. 11.
    An interview with James Edmondson of OH no Type Co
    1:05:48
  4. 12.
    #71 – Hinting: the invisible art of tiny type!
    47:17
  5. 13.
    #70 – What's the story with double storey?!
    33:19
  6. 14.
    #69 – We're back! Design tokens: buzzword or designer's best friend?
    40:45
  7. 15.
    #68 – Mid-year favorites: the best links and resources of 2021 so far
    27:38
  8. 16.
    #67 – Type trends, accessibility, and how the industrial revolution revolutionized typography
    42:12
  9. 17.
    #66 – 🎉 The Neue Black launch, beautiful bottles + more
    35:55
  10. 18.
    #65 – Logo trends, bold branding, and the origin of the English alphabet!
    30:59
  11. 19.
    #64 – New workshop alert! 📣 Plus packaging and creativity
    36:18
  12. 20.
    #63 – The great design debate! Should you work freelance, or in-house?
    44:33
  13. 21.
    #62 – Banknotes, branding and the optical magic of type design
    40:03
  14. 22.
    #61 – Elements of typographic style best bits + design experiments
    45:57
  15. 23.
    #60 – Typefaces and culture, font classification controversy, microsites + more
    38:10
  16. 24.
    #59 – Fonts with personality, letters as colors + Git for typographers
    39:53
  17. 25.
    #58 – Getting trendy, blanding, open source, web fonts + more
    40:59
  18. 26.
    #57 – What the hex, perfectionism, an anti-bullying font + more
    33:15
  19. 27.
    #56 – Drawing letterforms, beautiful alphabets and fixing font size
    27:02
  20. 28.
    #55 – Asterisk History, Another Car Rebrand, Justin Bieber, Drop Caps + More!
    33:21
  21. 29.
    #54 – Pokémon, watch typography, Garamond banned + more!
    25:19
  22. 30.
    #53 – The Ethics of Type, Finding Your Inner Compass + What Are SVG Fonts?
    39:31
  23. 31.
    Interview with Vocal Type Co. Founder Tré Seals
    1:00:15
  24. 32.
    #52 – The Vignelli Paradox, Free Design eBooks + Sustainable Fonts
    35:32
  25. 33.
    #51 – Font Production & Engineering
    33:02
  26. 34.
    #50 – How to Network, Arcade Game Typography, and more! 👾
    39:27
  27. 35.
    #49 – The Four Most Important Letters in Type Design
    35:48
  28. 36.
    #48 – Legibility vs Readability, Uniwidth Typefaces, and more!
    34:13
  29. 37.
    #47 – Typeface Classifications They Didn't Teach You in School
    41:21
  30. 38.
    #46 – The Lost Art of the Ex Libris, Burger King's Rebrand & Fictional Fonts
    38:18
  31. 39.
    #45 – Our Favorite Share-worthy Font Reads of 2020 ✨
    26:49
  32. 40.
    #44 – Our Favorite Free Resources From 2020 💫
    35:38
  33. 41.
    #43 – Our Favorite Free Font Finds from 2020 ✨
    30:43
  34. 42.
    #42 – The Futura Underdog, A Font-Lover Gift Guide + Pricing Advice
    34:48
  35. 43.
    Interview with 'Designing Type' Author & Educator Karen Cheng
    56:43
  36. 44.
    #41 – Typesetting Latin-Based Languages, Jazz Type, and more!
    38:06
  37. 45.
    #40 – Interrobangs, Drop Caps + Victorian Type
    42:31
  38. 46.
    #39 – Our All-Time Favorite Books on Type, Design & Lettering
    34:33
  39. 47.
    #38 – Wingdings, Design Tips for Mobile & Type Anatomy
    32:14
  40. 48.
    #37 – The History of Monospace Fonts
    36:20
  41. 49.
    TypeWknd Highlights
    30:15
  42. 50.
    #36 – Font Licensing Basics, Comic Sans, and Lawyers
    36:37

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