Three design books
Three type/page design books worth a look
I'm not a professional designer. Not even close! But I'm better than average, and you should be too.
These books will help you see better. If you have a resume, or send a letter, or have a blog, you need to see better. These books will help.
Inspired by the blog post
- Seth's 7 tips
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Before and After
John McWade is absolutely brilliant. This book is terrific and it doesn't even begin to touch the magic of his newsletter. Well worth your time, I promise.
Thinking about type
Type is the best part of design, because even people with no talent can get good at it. This book will help you understand what's going on and how to think about it.
Don't forget Chip Kidd
One guy, one Mac, nothing but tools available to everyone, including you. Chip's a genius, mostly because he has guts.