RE: serif & sans serif fonts

Subject: RE: serif & sans serif fonts
From: "Combs, Richard" <richard -dot- combs -at- Polycom -dot- com>
To: <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 20 Jul 2007 09:02:26 -0600

Mary Elaine Lora wrote:

> Do you use serif or sans-serif fonts for (1) printed
> documentation and (2) online documentation (i.e., PDF files)?


> Can you give me links to authoritative articles on the
> readability of serif vs sans-serif?


> A Google search turned
> up thousands of sites with conflicting opinions/research.
> Whom do you feel is the real authority on this issue?

Are you asking us because you want still more conflicting
opinions/research? :-)

Happy Friday!

Richard G. Combs
Senior Technical Writer
Polycom, Inc.
richardDOTcombs AT polycomDOTcom
rgcombs AT gmailDOTcom


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