5 tips to choosing and using typefaces (via Smashing Magazine)

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I struggle sometimes when I have to choose certain typeface for the communicative messages I design across collaterals. Serif, sans-serif? Boring, too fancy?

This website that I came across one day – when I shameless punched in “what font should I use” at Google Search – provides a basis of understanding about the principles behind the selection of the right fonts and styles for your materials.

Read: “What Fonts Should I Use?”: Five Principles for Choosing and Using Typefaces

Have fun picking the right cherry.

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About Jason Tham

Jason Tham is a PhD student at the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis. His research interests are digital pedagogy, connectivism and connected learning, computers and writing, and visual rhetoric.
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