16:10:15 – Grid Workshop
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Difference Between A Typeface And A Font
the mp3 is the delivery mechanism. The song is the creative work
the font is the delivery mechanism or file, the typeface is the creative work
See AKKURAT or a muad font.
Monospace & Proportional Fonts
Monospace Font: Each character will occupy the same space if you we’re to see a box around each character and space between them.
Proportional Font: Each character will occupy a different space
“It is important to remember that many devices are available to make layouts exciting.
The purpose of the grid is to provide consistency to the layouts, but not necessarily excitement — which will be provided by the sum of all the elements in the design.”
– Massimo Vignelli