I’ve recently created a Facebook page for I Kern’t Stand It. Yeah…I’m shamelessly promoting it. You gotta’ problem with that??
I found a fantastic Facebook page about building a following on your Facebook page. This is getting a bit like Inception…a blog post about a Facebook page about a Facebook page.
I don’t want to be too harsh because this page has some really, really good content—25 Ways to Grow Your Facebook Fan Page. But I just can’t let the main picture escape its well deserved critique. This is an atrocity that can’t be ignored.
Not quite sure why her legs have been chopped off…Call me superficial but levitating torsos creep me out.
If I could summarize everything that’s wrong with this design into one word, it would undoubtedly be PAPYRUS!
On my very first blog post, I used this “lovely” graphic to express the essence of Papyrus:
If you want to be a good designer—or just a decent citizen—there are three principles that should be practiced at all times.
1. Never use Papyrus.
2. Never use Comic Sans.
3. Use drop shadows sparingly and with the subtlety of a cat burglar.
In a very early post, I explained kerning—hence the name of my blog. Kerning is the space between the individual letters.
That’s a lot of freaking space!