A History of Western Typfaces

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Fonts convey attitude, emotion and tone. They help navigate through information by calling out what is most important. This infographic depicts the history and development of typefaces taking us all the way from 100 A.D. to the present day. It has some interesting facts about various fonts, including two mentions about the font we all love to hate, Comic Sans :) Ever wondered which fonts Google, Facebook or Microsoft use, or when the text “The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog” was first used? Then quick – dive into this infographic and find out!

Source: Mashable.com

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