How to Pair Typefaces & Ensure Readability [Infographic]


Every designer wants to master the art of pairing typefaces. Good typography enhances design and can lead to better readability – two must-haves for your website design projects.

But how do you become a master of typography?

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It starts with a basic understanding of typography principles and theory. Lucky for you, Designmodo has created an infographic with everything you need to know to pair typefaces like a pro in no time.

From understanding harmony and balance to alignment and parts of letters, this guide includes everything you need to know to start working with a variety of typefaces. Let’s get started.

How to Pair Typefaces

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  1. Matej Latin Sep 5, 11:20 am

    This is really cool, I’m glad to see others are adopting the equilateral triangle theory :) There’s a learning game made on top of that and it can be accessed at


  2. Miguel Ángel Córdova León Sep 5, 11:51 pm

    Excellent HOW TO! This is a great value material for those like I am, trying to learn how to design on an academic basis. Thank you very much! It’ll be so helpful to me!

  3. Craig Sep 28, 1:58 am

    Fantastic overview, always great to re-read stuff like this :)

  4. Greg Tarka Sep 28, 7:26 am

    Thx Designmodo. Cool infographics.

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