The True Cost of Comic Sans and Other Printing Peculiarities.

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Printer ink is ludicrously expensive. Chanel No5 costs $1,600/liter while printer ink costs $4,285/liter. Pixart took a look at some common fonts and their ink usage. Turns out, Comic Sans uses .29% more than other popular fonts like Helvetica, Courier, and Calibri.

Sure, .29% doesn’t sound like much, but it adds up.

Another interesting result of analysis confirms US English saves ink and paper compared to UK English.

Take a look at the infographic below to learn how font choice and spelling can influence the amount of ink and paper used when printing.

The True Cost of Comic Sans and other printing peculiarities.