Typography is a huge component of graphic design. By following some of the basic rules and guidelines, you can effectively convey the message you are trying to get across to your audience in the most subtle or powerful way you envision. From the history and background of typography to kerning, tracking, leading and selecting the right fonts for your design, here are 10 very helpful tutorials to help you create some visually stunning typographical art. I would love to see what you come up with!

A 20 Minute Intro to Typography Basics
Typography Tutorial

Understanding the Difference Between Type and Lettering
Lettering and Type

Web Typography Tutorial
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Essential Tips for Good Print Typography
Print Typography Tutorial

Rule for Creating Effective Typography
Typography Tutorial

The Basics of Typography
Typography Tutorial

Crash Course in Typography
Typography Tutorial

Typography in Web Design
Web Typography Tutorial

Principles of Typography
Intro to Typography

Typography Guidelines and References
Typography Guidelines References