Fernando Mello explains the pilcrow or paragraph symbol, also known as the alinea or blind P. It is used to represent individual paragraphs in a piece of text.
The Case of Latvia – Aleksandra Samulenkova’s talk on Latvian diacritics from the 2016 ATypI conference Warsaw.
“I thought my eyesight was beginning to go. It turns out, I’m suffering from design”, says Kevin Marks at backchannel.com.
Not all Cyrillic languages use exactly the same characters as Russia – find out about the difference in this blog post by Krista Radoeva.
Christian Miller explains why your body text is too small and features 4 reasons why to design with bigger body text.
How type is promoted on the web is changing. This week, Typethursday chatted with front-end developer John D. Jameson. They discussed how specimen websites have changed and how to make your promo site more effective.
You might or might not remember typewriters, but their use is responsible for many of the type crimes committed today. Text by Ilene Strizver.
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