A lot has been written on the subject of bad typographic practice on the internet — indeed, the title of this article is taken from the book The PC is Not a Typewriter by Robin Williams (the geek, not the actor).
11. The problem with Em, En and Hyphen. 24 October, 2005 — Writing.
Em, En and Hyphen don’t get along in this sick world of desktop publishing.
A tree grows alone — and it’s not hard to understand why.
7. A 184-word sentence with no periods. 12 October, 2005 — Writing.
Billy-Bob McDuvet wrapped himself in a warm quilt and braced himself for what was to be another icy day — had the weather in the steppes always been this cold?
6. The floppy disk. 10 October, 2005 — Writing.
In this display case is a nondescript floppy disk, the kind that used to be so common in the late 90s.
5. How to make a puppet leader. 06 October, 2005 — Writing.
Ever wanted to control a world leader?