SSL (Secure Socket Layer) is the name of the technology that encrypts the communication between a browser and a web (or email) server. This changes the standard HTTP (hypertext transfer protocol) to HTTPS which adds encryption. This site is secure; you can see the green lock in the header. Why is this important? Well, eCommerce sites absolutely need to be secure since users will be entering private information. It is absolutely essential to encrypt that information. But what if you aren't processing financial transactions? Do you still need SSL? We monkeys say enthusiastically YES! and believe that in the future all sites
Swindler and Swindler is a husband and wife duo AKA "Mr. and Mrs.
The Betrayer Family is a lettering studio who has a distinctive and cohesive branding identity. Reminiscent of vintage matchbooks and old school tattoo designs, I love their punk and grungy esthetic.
The Hamilton Type Museum is a type lover's dream come true. Wired introduced me to this celebration of the history of printing explaining that the, "Hamilton is a working museum, where first-time visitors and longtime patrons alike can get their hands dirty. Ten of the museum’s 62 printing presses work, and visitors can learn entry level typesetting or basic letterpress printing."
Unlimited Mag by Víctor Guerrero Vila is a gorgeous student project with too many cool pages to show here. I've selected a few of my favorites and I especially love the stab bound cover.