Suddenly, your website is dangerous.

Websites that purchased “SSL Certificates” from GoDaddy and several other vendors may have been in for a rude surprise over the last week: a sudden warning that their website was unsafe, or trying to “steal your personal or financial information”! It turns out this was almost certainly the result of poor coordination between GoDaddy and … Read more

Ed Benguiat, Man of a Thousand [Type] Faces, 1924-2020

Ed Benguiat

Saddened to hear of the passing of one of my design heroes, Ed Benguiat, man of a thousand typefaces. Ed was my teacher at SVA right when the Benguiat typeface was published. The purpose of the class was to sketch typefaces recognizably and quickly for ad layouts. Computers replaced this art. I became hooked on … Read more