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We've got another giveaway for our readership, and again we're rewarding one random commenter with an awesome book, this one is a typography workbook. This book teaches how to choose the right font, select the best size and color for various content types, all with loads of professional examples. Read more to find out just how easy it is to participate!

Winner!!!

The winner is: Seth Etter

Thanks to all that entered!

How to Enter

To be eligible to win, all you need to do is leave a comment. Make sure to include your correct email address with your comment so that we can contact you. This giveaway is open worldwide, but make sure to get your comment in before midnight this Friday, December 18th, 2009, Eastern Standard Time. We'll be announcing the winner next week.

Please note: Envato staff and people who have written more than two tutorials/articles for a Tuts+ site are not eligible to enter.

The Prize

"Typography Workbook: A Real-World Guide to Using Type in Graphic Design (Paperback), by Timothy Samara.

Description

The book is part of Rockport's popular Workbook series of practical and inspirational workbooks that cover all the fundamental areas of the graphic design business. This book presents an abundance of information on type - the cornerstone of graphic design - succinctly and to the point, so that designers can get the information they need quickly and easily.

Whereas many other books on type are either very technical or showcase oriented, this book offers ideas and inspiration through hundreds of real-life projects showing successful, well-crafted usage of type. The book also offers a variety of other content, including choosing fonts, sizes, and colors; incorporating text and illustrations; avoiding common mistakes in text usage; and teaching rules by which to live (and work) by.

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