Typography Tips From the Pros
This article appeared in Issue 105 of InDesign Magazine.
David Blatner asked eight type titans to disclose their dos and don’ts
There’s an old joke: “When you have two typographers, you get three opinions.” But it’s true! Everyone who cares deeply about type—both fonts and how to set them on a page—is ready to pontificate on the topic, banging a shoe against the podium if that’s what it takes to get your attention.
However, if you press them, they will all ultimately agree on one thing: no matter how many rules and regulations you read, the answer to every typography question is: “it depends…”
That said, I cornered eight of the world’s great experts on type, and prodded them with my burning questions. Their answers were fun and fascinating.. . . .
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