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If you're designing post cards, you'll likely also be adding some text as part of the design. Because of the limited space you have to create a cohesive design for your post cards, it's important to keep a few considerations in mind when it comes to type.
1. Keep the type simple: Unless you're going for an eclectic effect, ideally, you'll want to keep the number of types to a minimum.
2. Use serifs whenever readability is an issue: Serif type fonts are more readable, so whenever you're putting in type to inform the reader, keep that in mind.
3. Keep the message short: The average person takes in three to four words at a time with each eye movement. Keep the reader's attention by making the message straightforward and direct.