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Reverse Type

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What is reverse type?

Reverse Type

Generally, reverse type is white letters on a black background. Try to avoid using typefaces with serifs such as Times Roman as the thin lines of the serifs have a tendency to fill in. Heavier typefaces such as Arial Bold better lend themselves to this design feature.



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