From Smashing Maga­zine: Everyone knows their serifs and sans, slabs and scripts, but most clas­si­fi­ca­tions go much deeper than that. Type clas­si­fi­ca­tion, while helpful, is often convo­luted, confusing and even contro­ver­sial. This article, distilling some of the complex­i­ties into a more under­stand­able format, lands some­where in the middle between the basics and genuine type nerdery — the perfect level for a prac­ticing designer. · Go to Making sense of type clas­si­fi­ca­tion →