Monthly Archives: July 2008

My Typography Inspiration Secret Spots

21-Jul-08

Surfers are constantly thinking about catching their next wave. A secret spot is when they find an awesome break that is hidden from the world….. where they can float amongst the waves, relax, be inspired, and get away from the hustle and bustle of the better known beaches. Just as surfers are looking for that [...]

Choice Links #12 For This Month

14-Jul-08

Design Loom I really think the design of this site is very beautiful. The soft color, subtle texture, inviting shapes, and fantastic typography make me a fan. Launched recently, I can’t wait to see what this design blog has up it’s sleeve. Visual Complexity Recently my Action-Script addicted colleague Erik O, attended the Flashbelt(Oh yes.. [...]

Bad Ass Desktop Wallpapers, JUST for you!

07-Jul-08

Recently at Viget Labs, we had a Flash Mob where members of the design team spent 4 hours making desktop wallpapers to give away on the blog. This gave me the idea to design a few Bad Ass Wallpapers for this blog. It was a lot of fun, enjoy! Below I cropped each one in [...]

The Evolution of the International Typographic Style: From Print to Web

01-Jul-08

The popularity of generated content and social media is transforming the web. No longer does a site need a flashy intro or exciting graphics to entice a user to dig deeper, search engines and smart architecture bring the user right to what they are seeking, and when they find that… they want to appreciate it [...]