How much do you know about Comic Sans?
The typeface Comic Sans MS was created in 1994 by Vincent Connare and was released by Microsoft with their release of Windows 95. The san serif typeface is actually considered a non-connecting script and was inspired by the comic community and the hand-drawn typefaces used in text bubbles.
Pros of Comic Sans
- Good for comics
- Letter shapes are the same as what they teach students.
Cons of Comic Sans
- Used improperly
Proper way to use Comic Sans
See my poorly-drawn comic? That is the best application of Comic Sans. It adds to the hand-drawn feeling of the poorly drawn arms and legs.
Improper Use of Comic Sans
Look how exciting this Doctor’s prescription looks. It really makes me want to throw a party about my disease.