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To choose the right typeface, look at its x-height instead.



Published on | Prototyping: From UX to Front End — Medium Ricardo Magalhães It barely matters how many books on typography I’ve read and will read: I struggle just as much as anyone else when it comes to finding a good typeface for a particular project. The message, the mood and the context, they all play equal parts in the decision in finding the right typeface for the job. There is however, an often overlooked aspect that I’d like to make a good case for the next time you’re hunting for