12 Great Web Typography Tutorials & Resources

Here are 12 Great Web Typography Tutorials & Resources to unleash typography for the web. While most of the web designers think that web typography is all about choosing a suitable font to match the design, but it is about bringing value to communication, improving legibility, making information better understood by the audience.

Interactive Guide to Blog Typography

Have a blog? With small adjustments, you can noticeably improve its typography. Your readers will thank you for it. This guide will help you understand the typographic foundations that will improve the readability of your articles.

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Web Typography for the Lonely

Web Typography for the Lonely aims to excite designers about the possibilities of cutting-edge web standards and javascript through beautiful and inspiring typographic explorations.

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Responsive Web Typography with WebRTC

I love where emerging web technologies — such as WebRTC (Web Real-Time Communication) and WebAPI — are headed, because they make it possible to use various parts of hardware that already exist inside our computers, tablets and smartphones to improve the user experience. Responsive Typography with WebRTC is yet another example of a simple concept that could improve people’s experiences.

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Typeplate

Typeplate is a “typographic starter kit”. We don’t make aesthetic design choices, but define proper markup with extensible styling for common typographic patterns. A stripped-down Sass library concerned with the appropriate technical implementation of design patterns—not how they look.

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Designing For The Reading Experience

With the rise of Web fonts as well as affordable hosted Web font services and ready-made kits, typography is reclaiming its title as design queen, ruler of all graphic and Web design.

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Prototyping Responsive Typography

When talking about “responsive typography,” I don’t just mean flexible body text, but also that all our decisions should be based on universality. Universality, as a design principle, should guide us when choosing web fonts and when testing how our type works on various devices and platforms. It should be the core principle behind all the work we do.

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Modular Scale

Great tool when designing web typography.

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Responsive Typography: The Basics

When we built websites we usually started by defining the body text. The body text definition dictates how wide your main column is, the rest used to follow almost by itself. Used to. Until recently, screen resolution was more or less homogenous. Today we deal with a variation of screen sizes and resolutions. This makes things much more complicated.

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Beautiful Web Type

A showcase of the best typefaces from the Google web fonts directory.

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Copypastecharacter

A web and iPhone application for copying the ‘hidden’ characters that comes with the computer’s typefaces, to be pasted into emails, tweets, text documents, forums.

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Secret Symphony: The Ultimate Guide to Readable Web Typography

Right now, there’s a mathematical symphony happening on your website. Every single one of your readers is subconsciously aware of this symphony, and more important, they are all pre-programmed to respond to it in a particular way.

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Lost World’s Fairs

For typography—especially web typography—fans.

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