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What is wrong with Comic Sans?
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Why do some logos look dated? How does design age?
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104 votes
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Who first discovered CMYK?
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Difference between kerning vs letter spacing?
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What is so good about Helvetica?
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75 votes
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How to handle client requests to violate copyrights?
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72 votes
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What’s the right character for an apostrophe?
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61 votes
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Before computers, how did cartographers draw roads with perfectly parallel sides?
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Why do two perfectly adjacent rectangles create black or white lines in between as if they were overlapping or not exactly adjacent?
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Q: Gimp vs Photoshop
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Designing around an awful logo
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46 votes
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Why is the minus sign not on the same height as the plus sign?
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Why are Apple Macs used so much in the graphic design industry?
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45 votes
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In a sentence ending with a bold or italicised word, does the period need to be bold/italicised too?
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45 votes
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Why should I ever use Unicode’s special characters for Roman numerals?
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43 votes
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What is the purpose of using a very dark color for text instead of a pure black?
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How can I improve my handwriting ability?
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What causes the effect in the Sonos logo?
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Is Pantone becoming antiquated?
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When should someone use ligatures?
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What is a symbol showing support for Gay Rights that makes it clear I am a straight supporter?
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31 votes
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Logo design - Finding a good mix between the metaphor and legibility
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30 votes
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Where do professional designers go to look for typefaces?
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28 votes
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My Xylophone is off key; Understanding this kerning
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27 votes
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What are the differences between Helvetica and Arial?
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27 votes
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Are there Cyrillic/Greek/Japanese/Chinese equivalents of Comic Sans?
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26 votes
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Do I really need an ſ (long s) in my typeface?
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26 votes
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Why should lines be avoided in tables?
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26 votes
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What's the practical difference between a 'glyph' and a 'character'?
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How would I know how good of a designer I am?