Web Typography

Blog Post. Top 10 Internet Languages

Top 10 Internet Languages

February 19, 2010

According to internetworldstats.com, the top three most used languages on the internet are English, Chinese, and Spanish.  Quickest growing language is Chinese, which gained some 1087% during last decade. Spanish increased by 650% and English by 237%.

Blog Post. Unicode is used in almost 50% of Internet Documents

Unicode is used in almost 50% of Internet Documents

January 31, 2010

Good News! According to Google Unicode is used on almost half of the Internet pages, which makes it a global text encoding of choice. Google uses version 5.2 of Unicode, which represents a wide range of characters from Egyptian Hieroglyphs, to most of living languages including Hebrew, Arabic, Chinese and Zulu. ASCII, that once dominated…