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Don’t just tell, explain

Posted: December 3rd, 2009 | Author: ktcita | Filed under: information design, signage | Tags: | No Comments »

These signs were found in Boston by Noah at Another Limited Rebellion. Instead of just telling you to stop doing something, they explain why.

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Of course not every sign would benefit from such augmentation, as so amusingly put on this video about the redesign of the STOP sign.