Kerning tips to improve your typography

This infographic reveals the typography tips designers need to look out for.

Kerning tips to improve your typography

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If there's one things that's sure to bring design pedants out of the woodwork, it's typography. But with typography forming the foundation of many a logo design and workmarks, it's an area that creatives need to pay special attention to – specially if you want to avoid the hundreds of free fonts available and create your own.

Luckily, the clever folks at Creative Market have put together this handy infographic to help designers navigate one of the trickiest parts of typography: kerning.

A bone of contention amongst many designers, kerning is the process of adjusting the spacing between characters. It's a precise practice, so it's no surprise that some creatives like to indulge in the topic to a meticulous extent. Thankfully this infographic should help save you from typographic terror.

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Dom Carter is staff writer at Creative Bloq. Coming from an SEO and web copywriting background, Dom first came to Future for a week of work experience at SFX magazine. Away from the office, Dom likes to write scripts and short stories, and watch an unhealthy amount of Doctor Who.