Join Val Head for an in-depth discussion in this video Challenge: Handling your own web font events, part of Responsive Typography Techniques.
…Now that you had a chance to see how the web font…loader works, why not take a chance to use it for yourself?…In this challenge, your objectives are to choose…a different font from the Google Font library for…our headline, and once you have that chosen,…create two CSS rules around the web font events.…One for when the new title web font is…loading, and one for if the web font is inactive.…Overall this challenge should take you…about 20 minutes as long as you don't spend too long picking a new font.…
Once you have your solution, check the next video and see what I came up with.…Once again, there's no right or wrong answer here, but it's…fun to compare notes and see what we came up with.…
- Deciding between self-hosted and hosted web fonts
- Sizing your type with pixels, ems, and rems
- Applying and choosing a typographic scale
- Creating a font stack
- Maintaining line lengths
- Using media queries to set natural typographic break points
Skill Level Intermediate
1. Comparing and Choosing Web Fonts
2. Establishing Rhythm in Your Typographic System
3. Creating Type Prototype Pages
Establishing the font stack7m 32s
4. Setting Type for Readability Across Screen Sizes
5. Helpful Online Tools and Scripts
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