Tag: typography

  • The “Two Spaces after a Period” Thing

    The “Two Spaces after a Period” Thing

    Once upon a time, I told my friend Chet Justice why he should start using one space instead of two after a sentence-ending period. I’m glad I did. Here’s the story. When you type, you’re inputting data into a machine. I know you like feeling like you’re in charge, but really you’re not in charge of all…