Using different fonts for different kinds of information on the page


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Using different fonts for different kinds of information on the page

Another way to use two fonts on a page is to integrate them more. Instead of choosing to use one font for the headlines and another for the text, try using both fonts for text. The trick is to identify different kinds of information on the page, then use one font for one kind of information and the second font for another kind of information. We're going to do that in this lesson using PT Serif and PT Sans. The two were designed to work together so we know we've got a great pair. For the rest of this lesson, I'm going to show you how I made decisions about integrating PT Serif and PT Sans on the page.

If you'd like, you can sit back and watch. If you want to follow along in the CSS, you can. I've made a copy of the PT Serif file we've made earlier in the course and I've named it pt_serif_sans_tk_site.html. It's available in the Exercise Files for this lesson. Open that up in your text editor. I want to show you the changes that I make along the way. You'...

Using different fonts for different kinds of information on the page
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Using different fonts for different kinds of information on the page provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Laura Franz as part of the Choosing and Using Web Fonts

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