Last month, I attended a Back to School Night for parents, sitting through presentation after presentation by teachers, some with slides that helped make their presentation a delight to listen to, and others . . . well, that's why I'm writing this blog post.Read More.
Although modern syllabic languages are far more complex than the hieroglyphic languages of the ancients, a well-placed pictogram (or icon) can still come in handy when you need to communicate a complex concept in a small space. The problem is that finding good icons -- images that don’t look...Read More.
Once upon a time, typography was the domain of a few arcane professionals with ink-stained fingers who labored away at huge machines, setting letters one at a time. These days, everybody is a typographer. Anyone using a word processor, writing a blog, or just sending emails is setting text to...Read More.
Before we dig in, let's start with a quick multiple-choice quiz:
Font : Text ::
A. Hat : Head
B. Coffee : Tea
C. Voice : Speech
The answer is C. The font you choose to display text is every bit as important as the voice you use to speak if you want a...Read More.