Finding, Testing, and Using Web Fonts

A session at HOW Interactive Design Conference West 2012

Monday 29th October, 2012

3:45pm to 4:30pm (PST)

So you know what web fonts are and how to make them load in your websites. Now What? Join design professor Laura Franz as she shares techniques for finding, testing, and using web fonts. You’ll learn how to determine what font provider is best for you and your client, if a web font works well cross browser, and what web fonts others are using. You’ll even learn tricks for using web fonts, such as how to avoid faux bold and italic on your site, updated rules of typography to improve readability on screen, and what to look for in a fallback font.

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Time 3:45pm4:30pm PST

Date Mon 29th October 2012

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