Friday, January 14, 2011

Arial or Helvetica?

reblogged from

Once there was a typeface called Helvetica.

It was extremely popular.

Later came a software company called Microsoft.

They “borrowed” Helvetica for their operating system and called it Arial.

This inferior typeface is now on millions of desktops all over the world.

Can you tell the difference between the original and the rip-off
in these ten examples?

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See the rest of the examples and take the quiz here

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