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Practical Responsive Typography

By : Dario Calonaci
Book Image

Practical Responsive Typography

By: Dario Calonaci

Overview of this book

Typography is an essential part of any website’s design. It can help you stand out from the crowd, communicate with clarity, and cultivate a distinctive identity. Practical Responsive Typography demonstrates how to use typography to greatest effect. With this book you won't underestimate it's importance - you'll be in complete control over this crucial component of web design. From scaling and optimizing screen spaces to using a range of different web fonts, you'll quickly get up to speed with the practical considerations behind successful typography. But more than the fundamentals, you'll also find out how to go further by customizing typography designs to suit your identity.
Table of Contents (17 chapters)
Practical Responsive Typography
About the Author
About the Reviewer


Within this chapter you've learnt to apply the properties that we've seen in the first chapter. Properties, such as lineheight, text-shadow, tracking, and kerning are now arrows in your arsenal.

It may take a little while to learn them all but its worth your time, you'll have fun experimenting with them and your projects will be as beautiful and readable as never before! Also, this time, we worked with web-safe fonts.

After all, it was time to study and concentrate a little more on the basic code that on the visual aspect of your text; but in the coming chapter, I'll tell you everything you need to know about more personal, visual font choices!