So you need a typeface?

See, there is a time and a place for Comic Sans

Designer: Julian Hansen

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5 thoughts on “So you need a typeface?

  1. Tom says:

    From the Comic Sans Café:

    Comic Sans is the groovy script font which comes with the Windows 95 Plus! pack and is now available for the Apple Macintosh. Although it might be seen as a novelty typeface, which is great for titles, it’s also extremely readable on-screen at small sizes, making it a useful text face.

  2. Sadly enough, some of my colleagues write code in Comic Sans. How they can stand not using a monospaced font is beyond my comprehension. :|

  3. Tom says:

    The rebirth of Comic Sans: in light of the furore over the Higgs discovery at CERN this week, there is a petition to rename Comic Sans to Comic Cerns in Windows 8…

  4. I have to write annual appraisal documents for my colleagues using a prescribed form. Written in Comic Sans.

    My favourite typographical resource is the Periodic Table of Typefaces, which I have as an A1 poster on my classroom wall. http://www.behance.net/Gallery/Periodic-Table-of-Typefaces/193759

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