“But what makes a font or typography design out-of-date? What’s “in” right now? Whether you’re designing a one-off project or you’re a seasoned designer, it’s important to stay on top of typography trends so your work looks and feels current.”
Nothing says, “I didn’t spend much time thinking about this email” like an outdated font. Before your audience reads the first sentence, they’re subconsciously looking at the font, and if it’s not up to snuff, your email will be in the trash faster than you can say Cosmic Sans.