So, What Size and Type of Font Should I Use on My Website?

From a 2 February 2000 article for Usability News by Michael Bernard & Melissa Mills, "This study examined TNR [Times New Roman] and Arial fonts for readability (accuracy in reading text material), reading time, perceptions of font legibility and sharpness, as well as general font type/size/format preference. To accomplish this, we used an IBM compatible computer and chose a monitor resolution of 1024 x 768 to reflect the current trend towards higher resolutions (GVU, 1998)." Read the study...

Posted by seralat at 07:03 PM on June 17, 2002
Filed in: Interface Design & Layout, Usability