RE: Font Selection Process (Was: Fonts used in print)

Subject: RE: Font Selection Process (Was: Fonts used in print)
From: "Domaschuk, Rob" <Robd -at- datalogics -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 13 Dec 2002 11:53:59 -0600


Thanks Bruce,

I did neglect to mention on-screen fonts, didn't I?

Although they are common now, I use Verdana (sans-serif) and Georgia (serif)
because they were created specifically for on-screen viewing. I know there
are some others now that are designed for on-screen, but I haven't done too
much searching on those yet.

> an old adage among type-setters in Britain....

Hmmm, considering I am from British Columbia that could (in part) explain my
preference for Caslon.

Cheers

Rob Domaschuk | 312.853.8337 - p
Technical Writer | 719.623.7431 - f
Datalogics, inc. | www.datalogics.com

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attracted by the dryness there."
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