Fixing quotation marks and apostrophes


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Fixing quotation marks and apostrophes

In this lesson we are going to fix quotation marks and apostrophes in our web site so they are true quotation marks and apostrophes. You need the file biblio_serif_quote. html and biblio_serif_quote.css from the exercise folder. You also need the fonts folder with the Chopin Script web font files in it. So drag your fonts folder from your desktop, make a copy of it, and put it in your exercise folder. That way Chopin Script will continue to load properly.

If you don't have a fonts folder and need a refresher on how to download and organize web fonts from Font Squirrel, see Chapter 1, Lesson 7, Downloading Web Fonts, from earlier in this course. Let's open our HTML file in the browser and see what we are working with. If we scroll down a bit-- I am going to also go in a bit. Scroll down. you can see that I've already changed some of the quotation marks. So they are using what we call curly quotes.

It's a punctuation mark that's been designed as part of a font. So it grace...

Fixing quotation marks and apostrophes
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Fixing quotation marks and apostrophes provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Laura Franz as part of the Typography for Web Designers

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