Arial versus Helvetica

Every typeface, like every one of us, has its distinguishing features. You might be forgiven for thinking that some fonts are clones, or identical twins. However, closer inspection reveals subtle differences and nuances that simply escape casual perusal.

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I’m sure most of us can’t tell the difference between Arial and Helvetica. Personally I can’t differentiate too, until I read this amazing article about Arial versus Helvetica.