Re: Fonts used in print

Subject: Re: Fonts used in print
From: Bruce Byfield <bbyfield -at- axionet -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Sat, 14 Dec 2002 17:19:34 -0800


Michael West wrote:

European
countries where sans serif fonts are used more often for
body text than in the US and UK.

According to some now-dated figures in Adobe's "Branding with Type." professional documents in Europe use sans serifs about 70% of the time. In Britain, the figure is about 50%, and in North America about 15%.


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References:
RE: Fonts used in print: From: JB Foster
Re: Fonts used in print: From: Michael West

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