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Mar 15 / Aaron Kozlowski

Type Crimes

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1. Horizontal/Vertical Scaling

2. Font Works at Large Scale but not Small Scale

3. Minimal Size Contrast/No Emphasis

4. Uneven Leading Between Rows of Capital and Lowercase Letters Because of Descenders

5. Pseudo Small Caps

6. Single Family Mixes With Similar Weights

7. Multiple Family Mixes With No Counterpoint

8. Quotation Marks Creating Space/Not Hanging

9. Tightly Tracked Text

10. Poorly Shaped Text Block

11. Holes in Text Block

12. Ragged Right Edge

13. Ragged Left Edge

14. Stacked Lowercase

15. Too Many Signals/Indents and Spaces Between Paragraphs

16. Too Many Signals/Too Many Changes in Style

17. Big Rules and Boxes in Data Tables

18. Two Hyphens in Place of Em Dash

19. Hyphen Between Numbers

20. En Dash in Hyphenated Word

21. Prime Marks Instead of Quotes

22. Two Spaces After Sentences