Typography

Some links:

  • http://www.w3schools.com/cssref/default.asp
  • http://www.alistapart.com/articles/settingtypeontheweb
  • http://www.alistapart.com/articles/howtosizetextincss/
  • http://sixrevisions.com/css/css-typography-02/
  • http://www.webfonts.info/

Web Fonts:

  • http://fontsinuse.com/
  • http://www.google.com/webfonts
  • https://typekit.com/
  • http://www.fontsquirrel.com/
  • http://www.fontex.org/
  • http://cssfontstack.com/ - web safe fonts

  • http://processtypefoundry.com/

Icons:

  • http://fortawesome.github.com/Font-Awesome/
  • http://fontdeck.com/

Articles:

  • http://www.fontbook.com/
  • http://www.smashingmagazine.com/2011/03/24/how-to-choose-a-typeface/
  • body copy fonts - http://3.7designs.co/blog/2012/01/40-web-fonts-for-body-copy/
  • http://www.webtypography.net
  • http://www.originalwebsolutions.com/websafefonts.html
  • http://www.troytempleman.com/2010/02/08/basic-rules-of-good-typography/

Guidelines:

  • Purpose of text
  • Legibility - conventional lettergorms, generous spacing, choose font size so than a tall x-height is achieved
  • Readability

Web developmetn methodology:

  • http://bem.github.com/bem-method/html/all.en.html