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Video: History of Typography

As I continue to develop skills in using Mac OS X to produce better quality documentation, I’ve become more and more aware of fonts as part of the documentation process. Currently, I most aware of choosing fonts for diagrams.

I found this video on the history of typography to be very illuminating insight in the nature of fonts and why there are so many varieties.

I’ve previously written about choosing the right fonts at Georgia & Verdana – Typefaces for the Screen