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Another obscure typographic corner: Arrows!
I am putting a new round of revisions into Software Developer and I am taking Kent Lew's advice and adding some arrows to it.
Have you used arrows in your work before?
Apart from signs at airports I can't recall seeing their use. Do chemists' use them? Electricians?
Certainly I see how they can be designed within a family style etc but what about their placement in the glyph? For instance: Other than the other arrows what glyphs should they work well with? A lower case o? Or the Numerals? Or Parentheses? Actually I see it could vary from arrow to arrow. The round ones vs the straight. The spilt vs. the whole...