Join James Williamson for an in-depth discussion in this video Managing fonts in kits, part of Up and Running with Typekit.
- In our last movie, we focused on finding our way around…the kit editor and tackling some…of the basic account management.…However, you're gonna primarily use the kit editor…to manage the fonts that Typekit serves…to your sites and that's what…I wanna talk about in this movie.…So, currently I have the kit editor opened up…for my Typekit project page…and you can see we're picking up right…where I left off last time.…I've got three fonts: Nimbus Sans Condensed,…Acta Display, and Lust Script active in this kit.…Now, if I go over to my project page,…I can currently see these fonts active on my page.…
You'll notice, for example,…the Up & Running with Typekit here is using Acta Display.…Now, again for each one of these fonts,…we have all of these settings on the left-hand side,…which we're gonna talk about…in more detail a little bit later on.…But when I'm managing my fonts in my kit editor,…I have to be very careful about the changes…that I make to my kit.…So, for example, let's say Acta Display.…Let's say I select this font…
- What are web fonts?
- Understanding the Typekit setup requirements
- Browsing fonts
- Creating favorites
- Adding fonts to kits
- Using the Kit Editor
- Customizing selectors
- Defining fallback fonts
- Selecting fonts for desktop use
Skill Level Beginner
Creating Icon Fonts for the Webwith James Williamson3h 56m Intermediate
Typography with CSS in Dreamweaverwith Joseph Lowery2h 30m Intermediate
1. Getting Started
2. Choosing Fonts
3. Deploying Fonts
Additional resources3m 45s
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