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Examining the Legibility of the Number ‘1’ and the ‘÷’ Symbol

by Fox, D., Chaparro, B. S., & Merkle, E. Summary. This article continues the investigation of the legibility of onscreen typefaces and the influence of individual character features on correct identification. Specific attributes of alphanumeric characters and symbols shown to

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Does the Typeface of a Resume Impact Our Perception of the Applicant?

By Shaikh, A. D. & Fox, D. Summary. Resumes play an important role when applying for a job. Unfortunately, many applicants focus only on the content of the resume and not the physical appearance. The typeface chosen to display the

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Examining Legibility of the Letter ‘e’ and Number ‘0’ Using Classification Tree Analysis

By D. Fox, B. S. Chaparro, & E. Merkle Summary. This study investigated the legibility of onscreen typefaces and the influence of individual character features on correct identification. Specific attributes of alphanumeric characters and symbols shown to be the least

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The Effect of Typeface on the Perception of Email

By A. D. Shaikh, D. Fox, & B. S. Chaparro Summary. This study investigated the effect that a font has on the reader’s perception of an email. Based on a previous study by Shaikh, Chaparro, and Fox (2006), a sample

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Perception of Fonts: Perceived Personality Traits and Uses

By A. D. Shaikh, B. S. Chaparro, & D. Fox Summary: This study sought to determine if certain personalities and uses are associated with various fonts. Using an online survey, participants rated the personality of 20 fonts using 15 adjective

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