Links tagged: fonts
Font style matcher
If you're using a web font, you're bound to see a flash of unstyled text (or FOUC), between the initial render of your websafe font and the webfont that you've chosen. This usually results in a jarring shift in layout, due to sizing discrepancies between the two fonts. To minimize this discrepancy, you can try to match the fallback font and the intended webfont’s x-heights and widths . This tool helps you do exactly that.
September 27th 2017
Interface font family
Interface is a font for highly legible text on computer screens.
Download the latest release or try it out in the playground
August 24th 2017
What do Variable Fonts mean for Web Developers? – prototypr
A lot has been written about variable fonts ever since they were introduced with the new OpenType 1.8 specification late last year. But from a practical point of view, for web designers and developers, what can we expect?
July 21st 2017
Loading CSS without blocking render by Keith Clark
This article demonstrates a technique to get content in front of visitors as quickly as possible by asynchronously downloading stylesheets to prevent them from blocking page render.
May 31st 2017