Join James Williamson for an in-depth discussion in this video Course overview, part of CSS: Advanced Typographic Techniques.
Before we begin, I want to take a moment to give a brief…overview of this course and give you an idea of what to expect.…I wanted this course to explore some of the more…advanced CSS techniques that you can use when styling type.…Especially, in terms of creating special typographic effects.…So, if you are new to CSS, this might not be the best title to start with.…I'm going to assume a basic level of knowledge with many CSS concepts.…And I am not going to go over every…single line of code in detail just the part that we're going to be working on.…Now, that doesn't mean that new comers to CSS…can't enjoy this course, I just want to caution you…guys to be prepared, that you might run into…some concepts that you might not fully understand just yet.…
Well if that happens, I recommend checking out the CSS…core concepts course to brush up on some of those basics.…This course is also tailored to working with CSS as a creative tool.…Each project…is about creative exploration.…So, it's not designed to give you working code…
- Controlling font rendering with CSS
- Using web fonts
- Adjusting kerning
- Adding dimension to text
- Working with gradients and drop shadows
- Using 2D and 3D transforms
- Applying perspective
- Aligning split text
- Creating and triggering transitions
- Enabling animations
- Extending CSS with Lettering.js and Modernizr
Skill Level Intermediate
1. Getting Started
2. Using Lettering.js
3. Creating Dimensional Text
4. Creating Refracted Text
5. Animating Text
6. Using Modernizr
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