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Saturday, June 03, 2006

Five simple steps to better typography

It is our responsibility, as designers, to embrace the rules which are born of a craft which goes back hundreds of years.

Hopefully, this very useful series of quick, sure-fire ways of improving your typographic craft will help towards making sure computers and DTP don't kill off these skills.

This is the first installment of this "Simple Steps..." series.
You can also find these other sections at the site:

- Measure the measure
- Hanging punctuation
- Ligatures
- Typographic Hierarchy - size
- Typographic Hierarchy - weight