Good Rags No Widows No Orphans

In typography, what is a rag? What is a good rag? And why should we care?

Rags & Justified Text

Introduction to text alignment, justified text, word-spacing, letter-spacing, and white space

The All-Caps Hazard for Writers

What is the problem with ALL CAPS?

Letterform Basics for Writers

Letterform Basics: Serifs, SanSerifs, Script & Display Typefaces; Parts of a Letter: descender, ascender, baseline. x-height, etc.

What Need for Design the Writer Said

Introduction to Five Basic Principles of Graphic Design: Contrast, White Space, Repetition, Alignment, and Proximity.