A software engineer and UX designer. www.michaeljfordham.com

It’s estimated that around 36% of mobile app design is comprised of text. Over a third of every design you are looking at is probably just text. So it’s important you nail how it looks.

Apple Music app split into grid with highlighted areas showing how much of the UI is comprised of text.
How much of the Apple Music app is comprised of text when the screen is split into a grid (source: Intercom)

Great looking text can really complement a nice design, as well as building trust with your brand (and therefore you as a designer).

Recently I’ve been deep-diving into typography design and selection. …

Michael J. Fordham

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