> > In general, serif fonts are "better" for printed works. Sans serif fonts > > are "better" for screen displays, but, I could be wrong...regards, > > I agree. And would note that the Wheildon studies were done well before the > advent of the Web, so the book has no comment about viewing text on screen. > I would also note that the original poster said his documents had no "web > page formats."
Correct! No web page formats. These are PDF technical documents for API's and the like - the expectations are that people would use PDF Readers to look at them on their screens, or print pages (or the entire document) as needed for reference. The use from Acrobat Readers is encouraged, since I use hyperlinks to take people to various places within the same document for detailed explanations of items, for example. Z