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Comic Sans: What's all the fuss about?

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Published on Feb 20, 2012

I'm now selling my handmade silver ampersand necklace! Check out http://dftba.com/karen to buy one!

Check out more of my graphic design videos: http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=...

The music at the end is The Comic Sans Song by Gunnarolla:
http://youtube.com/gunnarolla
Official video coming soon:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QZEkl5...

Just My Type by Simon Garfield:
http://amzn.com/1592406521
The quote in the middle of this video was taken from page 299 of this book.

Learn more about Comic Sans:
http://bancomicsans.com/main/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Comic_Sans
http://kleinletters.com/Blog/?p=3599
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e9YGor...

A talk by the creator of Comic Sans:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qefD5Y...
And his story of why he designed it:
http://www.connare.com/whycomic.htm

Alternate fonts you could use besides Comic Sans:
Handwriting-
http://www.myfonts.com/search/tag%3Ah...
http://www.fontshop.com/search/?q=han...
http://www.dafont.com/theme.php?cat=603

Comic book-
http://www.myfonts.com/search/%28comi...
http://www.fontshop.com/search/?q=com...
http://www.dafont.com/theme.php?cat=102

Teachers of YouTube: You have my permission to use this or any of my other graphic design videos in your classes. Just let me know how your students like them!

The title of this video was borrowed (i.e. stolen) from my friend's movie review video series:
http://www.youtube.com/user/bandgeek8...

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Thanks for watching, and DFTBA!

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