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> It has been my practice over the years to use sans serif fonts for
> headings (Arial or Helvetica) and serif fonts (Times New Roman, etc)
> for text, when writing books.
> Now I see that Microsoft has changed this model in their latest books
> and has started using serif fonts for both headings and text.
> Although they do use some sans serif fonts for headings, but not
> usually the level 1 head styles.
> What is the prevailing opinion on this?
Recently, a collegue of mine did a survey of our users (we're both on
contract to a large UK Bank) with regard to this very subject. Her findings
were that most people preferred consistent style in body text and headings.
Naturally, this was the style we adopted.
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