What you should know before watching this course


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What you should know before watching this course

In this course, you'll be adding Web fonts to files using Google Web Fonts, Typekit, and the @font-face syntax. In order to make the fonts work, you need to have some experience with HTML and CSS, either in a text editor or in Dreamweaver. If you aren't familiar with the basics of HTML and CSS, you may find the exercises go a little fast for you. If that happens, I recommend you watch a basic HTML and CSS course from the Lynda.com Online Training Library first.

In addition, in order for Typekit fonts to work, you'll need a server space. You'll also need to know how to FTP a file to your server space, and you'll need to know your URL or domain name so you can view the files you upload. Typekit fonts do not work on your Desktop unless it's set up as a local server. This course does not require the use of a specific text editor, so use whatever authoring tool you're comfortable with. I'll be using TextWrangler, but you'll be able to do these exercises in t...

What you should know before watching this course
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What you should know before watching this course 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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