Typography

Typography is a crucial part of an infographic. It is important to pick the right typography for your poster because it helps to explain the information on your poster. I found a few vital facts that will help me to find the best type for my infographic.

Different styles of font:

  • Regular
  • Italic
  • Condensed
  • Bold
  • Bold Italic
  • Black

Different symbols of type help to convey a message by using things such as:

  • Letters
  • Numerals
  • Punctuation
  • Icons
  • Emojis

The most used fonts in graphic design are:

  • Helvetica
  • Trajan
  • Garamond
  • Futura
  • Bodoni

Below is a poster I found on a website. This poster narrows down the best fonts depending on what you want from you infographic:

typography-businessserioustypography-funcreativetypography-personaltypography-minimalist

References:

http://designinstruct.com/roundups/10-infographics-that-will-teach-you-about-typography/

http://piktochart.com/typography-how-typeface-personalities-set-the-tone-of-infographics/

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