A picture is worth a thousand words. But when that picture is itself made of words, your mileage may vary. Take the case of type-based infographics. Bad use of type clutters an image; it acts as decoration – yet becomes a roadblock to information transfer. However, good use of type can add an extra layer…Continue Reading “10 Coolest Typographic Infographics”

Words aren’t just words. Rather, words portray meanings and can stir up every emotion from anger to lust. As such, designers have immense power over their audiences simply with the fonts they select and the manner in which those fonts are used. The following are ten 10 masterfully composed videos that provide perfect examples of…Continue Reading “10 Most Inspiring Videos about Typography”

Welcome to the 16th edition of Be Inspired! (By Everything), plenty of everything this fortnight, make sure you check out the first animation as it’s fantastic. Everything here is, but this animation is that little bit more special. Hope you enjoy!

Craig Baldwin writes a helpful column here at Inspired Mag were he organizes and posts the best design inspiration to be found on the web. His posts are great for designers looking for an extra boost. But without offline inspiration, you risk to narrow your vision of creativity. Lately, it’s started to become forgotten that your designs can be inspired not just by the work of others, but by your surroundings and the objects around you.

We’re very happy to announce a special edition of our Inspired Giveaway series, this time in collaboration with Harris and Wilson. Are you ready for the most inspirational book about the most inspirational concept behind the most inspirational t-shirt shop ever? I sure hope so! Cause we’re giving away Threadless: Ten Years of T-shirts from the World’s Most Inspiring Online Design Community

You may or may not know it, but you’re a designer. We’re all designers. Because at its core, design is simply creating a way to do something. It’s true, some people are more adept at this than others (and thank goodness for that). But, if you stop to think about all the things that are…Continue Reading “Thirty conversations on design: Designers of the world – Unite!”