How your writing shows up on screen may say as much as what you wear. Matthew Butterick shares how to improve your writing with practical typography.
Guest: Matthew Butterick
Author, Practical Typography
Written communication may say as much about you as what you wear.
Typography is more than just font.
- Matthew’s rankings of common system fonts
- Garner’s Modern American Usage* by Bryan Garner
Mark Twain received the following telegram from a publisher:
- NEED 2-PAGE SHORT STORY TWO DAYS.
And famously replied…
- NO CAN DO 2 PAGES TWO DAYS. CAN DO 30 PAGES 2 DAYS. NEED 30 DAYS TO DO 2 PAGES.
Use one space after a sentence
What’s one change you will make to your writing?
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