Join James Williamson for an in-depth discussion in this video Introducing Lettering.js, part of CSS: Advanced Typographic Techniques.
In this course we're going to use the lettering.js library to…help us gain a little bit more control over styling our text.…Before we jump in and start using it, I want to talk…a little bit about what it is and where you can find it.…Now to get better acquainted with it, I recommend going here, to letteringjs.com.…Here you can learn a little bit more about it and also, down here towards the bottom,…they've got some really nice galleries.…Of what different people out there are doing with lettering.js, so you can get a…really good feel for the kinds of things that it's going to allow you to do.…
- 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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