Ascender Blog

Monotype Imaging is a leading provider of advanced font products specializing in font technologies, type design, multilingual font development & licensing and software development for mobile phones. The Monotype Imaging team is renowned for its TrueType and OpenType font expertise, and can tune fonts for on-screen legibility in Microsoft Windows as well as Digital TV, Set Top Boxes, Mobile Phones, Game Consoles, Embedded Systems, Consumer Electronics and other devices.

Research highlights importance of font readibility

Monday, June 16, 2008

A recent psychology study on furniture instructions has shown that font selection is important: the more readible and legible a font is, the more influence it has on a consumer's perception of how easy or difficult assembling the product will be. Study by University of Michigan -