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The Anatomy of Type - Book Suggestion

The Anatomy of Type - Book Suggestion

April 14, 2013 from abduzeedo's blog

The book suggestion of this week is about typography. The book is titled The Anatomy of Type by Stephen Coles. This book is an excellent reference because the author write sin details about 100 popular fonts including, FF DAX, FF Meta,...
Swiss Graphic Design: The Origins and Growth of an International Style, 1920-1965

Swiss Graphic Design: The Origins and Growth of an…

April 06, 2013 from abduzeedo's blog

The book suggestion of this week is about the "Swiss Style", the book is titled Swiss Graphic Design: The Origins and Growth of an International Style, 1920-1965 and it's an incredible source of references and inspiration about this...
Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion - Book Suggestion

Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion - Book Suggestion

March 30, 2013 from abduzeedo's blog

The book suggestion of this week is about psychology, more precisely, influence. The book title is Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion by Dr. Robert Cialdini. In this book you'll learn the six universal principles, how to use them to...
Semiology of Graphics: Diagrams, Networks, Maps - Book Suggestion

Semiology of Graphics: Diagrams, Networks, Maps - Book Suggestion

March 23, 2013 from abduzeedo's blog

The book suggestion of this week is about one of my favorite themes, semiotics. The book is titled Semiology of Graphics: Diagrams, Networks, Maps , written by Jacques Bertin. Semiotics definition is basically the theory of the functions...
Learning Web Design: A Beginner's Guide to HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and Web Graphics

Learning Web Design: A Beginner's Guide to HTML, CSS,…

March 16, 2013 from abduzeedo's blog

The book suggestion of this week is about web design and a little bit of programming. The title of the book is Learning Web Design: A Beginner's Guide to HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and Web Graphics and it's a good introduction to the...
Typographic Web Design: How to Think Like a Typographer in HTML and CSS - Book Suggestion

Typographic Web Design: How to Think Like a Typographer…

March 09, 2013 from abduzeedo's blog

The book suggestion of this week is about typography but for the web. The book title is Typographic Web Design: How to Think Like a Typographer in HTML and CSS and the author is Laura Franz. The cool thing about this book is that it...
Mobile Usability - Book Suggestion

Mobile Usability - Book Suggestion

March 02, 2013 from abduzeedo's blog

The book suggestion of this week is about designing for mobile devices, more specifically about how to create better and more usable experiences for small screens. The book we are talking about is titled Mobile Usability by Jakob Nielsen...
100 Ideas that Changed Graphic Design - Book Suggestion

100 Ideas that Changed Graphic Design - Book Suggestion

February 17, 2013 from abduzeedo's blog

The book suggestion of this week is about graphic design, more specifically, about ideas that changed it and that is the title of the book, 100 Ideas that Changed Graphic design by Steven Heller. This book demonstrates how ideas influenced...
Book Suggestion: Los Logos, Dos Logos, Tres Logos

Book Suggestion: Los Logos, Dos Logos, Tres Logos

January 19, 2013 from abduzeedo's blog

The book suggestion of this week is about logos and it's not only one book but three. We are talking about Gestalten's line of books on contemporary logo design: Los Logos, Dos Logos and Tres Logos. Los Logos and Dos Logos documented this...
The Mobile Book by Smashing Magazine - Book Suggestion

The Mobile Book by Smashing Magazine - Book Suggestion

December 18, 2012 from abduzeedo's blog

The book suggestion of this week is about mobile design and development. I started reading the book but haven't finished yet, however I can say that the parts I read were really good, not only because some of my favorite authors wrote them...
Abduzeedo Gift Guide 2012

Abduzeedo Gift Guide 2012

December 11, 2012 from abduzeedo's blog

It's the most wonderful time of the year... and it's time to buy gifts and we want to help you. We know that lot's of websites are doing their gift guides but we decided to suggest products that we really wanted to have. From affordable...
Graphic Design Theory: Readings from the Field - Book Suggestion

Graphic Design Theory: Readings from the Field - Book…

December 06, 2012 from abduzeedo's blog

The book suggestion of this week is about graphic design and the theory behind it. The book is title Graphic Design Theory: Readings from the Field by Helen Armstrong. Graphic Design Theory is organized in three sections: "Creating the...
Book Suggestion: 100 Things Every Designer Needs to Know About People

Book Suggestion: 100 Things Every Designer Needs to Know…

November 08, 2012 from abduzeedo's blog

The book suggestion of this week is an indispensable one not only for those that are starting out their careers, but to any designer. The book is 100 Things Every Designer Needs to Know About People by Susan Weinschenk. We design to elicit...
Book Suggestion: Characters: Cultural Stories Revealed Through Typography

Book Suggestion - Characters: Cultural Stories Revealed Through Typography

October 25, 2012 from abduzeedo's blog

The book suggestion of this week is about typography and signage. The book is titled Characters: Cultural Stories Revealed Through Typography. Stephen Banham, Rick Poynor and the author is Stephen Banham. This book is one of most inspiring...
Emotional Design: Why We Love (or Hate) Everyday Things

Emotional Design: Why We Love (or Hate) Everyday Things…

September 30, 2012 from abduzeedo's blog

The book suggestion of this week is an excellent read, it's called Emotional Design: Why We Love (or Hate) Everyday Things by Donald A. Norman. The book provide great insights about cognition, why some things are better than the others...

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