Tag Archives: fonts

Finding Free @Font-Face Fonts

4 Apr

Finding Free @Font-Face Fonts

The exciting realm of typography has opened up to web designers in a big way recently with the advent of @font-face support in our browsers. However, there is a slight restraint on the selection of typefaces available for use with @font-face and that’s the tricky subject of licencing. Fortunately, there are quite a few licenced […]

How to use font-size-adjust

15 Mar

How to use font-size-adjust

Font-size-adjust is a handy little CSS3 property that adds another asset to our web typography toolbox. At present it is only supported by Firefox but the spec on this one seems fairly clean-cut and simple so here’s hoping the other browser makers step up to the plate on this one sooner rather than later. You […]

Typography Resources for Web Designers

9 Mar

Typography on the web has been a trend which has been building slowly and steadily but it is set to take centre stage in 2011 as the technology and resources are finally here to support it. With the battle of @font-face finally settled and the advent of web typography finally upon us, web designers now […]

Retro Resources & Inspiration

25 Jan

Retro Resources & Inspiration

Vintage is en vogue! Our collective taste for all things retro is showing up everywhere these days. With Boardwalk Empire to Mad Men on TV and with the ’60s, ’70s and ’80s inspiring fashion trends, it’s no surprise that the Retro & Vintage trend is still going strong in web design in 2011.