October 22, 2003

The New New York Times

The New York Times made a subtle shift in its typefaces in order to "enhance legibility." The old style worked for me, as does the new. The Times says its goal was to appear "traditional but less old-fashioned," an ambition to which I also aspire. Click here, on newsdesigner.com, to see a side-by-side comparison of the change.

Posted by Tim Porter at October 22, 2003 07:26 AM