Introduction to Icon Fonts

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Remember the awesome dingbats of the early 2000s? In the last decade, they have evolved into sophisticated font sets now known as icon fonts or symbol fonts. Icon fonts are great to use for lots of projects, from social media icons to arrows and symbols, all you need is a bit of CSS.

In this part 3 of our web typography series, we detail what icon fonts are, why you should use them, best use examples, and tips for implementation in your own design and development projects. Don’t forget to also check out A beginner’s guide to using Google Fonts and Top 6 tips for choosing fonts for your website.

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Best color tools for web designers

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Ever found yourself completely uninspired when it comes to picking a new colour palette for a design? Yeah, we have all been there at one point or another I'm sure. So what can be done about it? Luckily there are several tools are resources on the web that can help you with that.

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How to choose colours for your website

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As a designer you have to make many decisions during a project, some of which will impact it more than others. One such decision is what colours to go with when design or redesign a website. In this article I'll take you all through our process when it comes down to deciding the colour scheme for a new project.

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The future of app development – getting started with Flexbox

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Flexbox will be used as the layout for the upcoming addition to the Zurb Foundation family - Foundation for Apps. In this article, we'll go over the basics and have a look at the pros and cons of using Flexbox

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