Today I want to write about how to combine typefaces in order to create legibile and readable text. Let's distinguish between the two right from the start. Legible text is when you can look at a text and make a quick sense of it. Most legible texts have clearly defined typeface characters.
In the attempt to preserve the awesome web links, blogs and book recommendations on typography, I decided to etch them here.
Anyone who loves anything type, typography and graphic design feel free to explore:
When people pick up a newspaper or open up a certain web page in order to read an article, they tend to scan the page quickly and see if the information presented is worth reading. I've learned that readers tend to scan text across and down the lines simultaneously. If the text on a particular li... (more)