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Improving Web Typography

  • Richard Clark
  • Oli Studholme
  • Christopher Murphy
  • Divya Manian

Abstract

For a long time, web typography was a much-neglected field. While advances in type were piped back into editing software like Adobe Photoshop or InDesign, browsers had to deal with a very basic and limited suite of type technologies. However, all this is changing with CSS3. Before we dive into the new tools CSS3 provides to craft type, let’s clarify what “type” means and the various terms that are used in web typography.

Keywords

Font Size White Space Image Replacement Screen Reader Line Height 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

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Copyright information

© Richard Clark, Oli Studholme, Christopher Murphy and Divya Manian 2012

Authors and Affiliations

  • Richard Clark
  • Oli Studholme
  • Christopher Murphy
  • Divya Manian

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