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8 edition of Great Web typography found in the catalog.

Great Web typography

by Wendy Peck

  • 319 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Wiley Pub. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Graphic design (Typography),
  • Web typography.,
  • Web sites -- Design.,
  • Computer fonts.,
  • Web publishing.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementWendy Peck.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ250.7 .P43 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi, 316 p. :
    Number of Pages316
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3574541M
    ISBN 100764537008
    LC Control Number2002111062

    Most typography books are unnecessarily dry, preachy, and fussy. Fortunately, with On Web Typography, designing with type for screens finally has the clear, wise, and affable introduction the practice deserves. — Frank Chimero Designer and author of The Shape of Design. About the Author. Typography is what comes between the author and the reader. This is as true on the web as it is in any other medium. If a text has anything at all significant to say, it needs a typographer’s care, which will in turn be repaid by the reader’s attention. If you design websites or use CSS then you are a typographer whether you know it or not. This book is a practical guide and companion 5/5(7).

    Great Web Typography 作者: Wendy Peck 出版社: Wiley 出版年: 定价: USD 装帧: Paperback ISBN: 豆瓣评分Author: Wendy Peck. Better Web Typography for a Better Web is a book is based on a top-rated online course explaining typography to people who build web sites—web designers and web developers. The author, Matej Latin, takes complex concepts such as vertical rhythm, modular scale /5.

      Web Typography by Richard Rutter. This one is hot off the presses, just released in August ! Official Website Amazon. Better Web Typography for a Better Web by Matej Latin. Nearly just new, Matej’s book just came out this July! Official Website Amazon. On .   30 of the Best Web Typography Resources Online By WDD Staff | Jun. 15, It seems there are two camps among web designers: those who embrace web typography, experiment with it, and try new things in virtually all of their designs; and those who avoid it like the plague, opting to use standard, web-safe font stacks with little variation.


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There's also a great deal of emphasis on web-specific typography that I just haven't seen elsewhere. Great Web typography book There was a nice discussion of graphic versus HTML fonts, with the author urging the reader to use graphic text for headlines (because of kerning, anti-aliasing and font choice) and for small buttons (because of font choice).Cited by: 8.

Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Great Web Typography at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users.4/5(7). — Andy Clarke, author of Hardboiled Web Design. To say this is “The Elements of Typographic Style” for the Web would be inadequate: it is more informative, less snarky, and equally timeless as Bringhurst’s book.

Web Typography is the most comprehensive, understandable, and eloquent introduction to typographic design that I have ever read. Get this from a library. Great Web typography. [Wendy Peck] -- Explains how to resolve typography problems caused by different browsers and systems, how to create and use cascading style sheets, and how to work with an HTML editor.

On Web Typography from A book Apart is one of the most anticipated books in this field. Typography is what makes or breaks a great design.

Step up your game by learning from Jason about how to evaluate typefaces, consider technical constraints, create flexible typographic systems, and put together your own collection of favorite faces. 'On Web Typography' is a relatively short read - I finished in about a weekend - but that does not mean it's any less packed full of useful, relevant, and engaging content.

The book begins with a relatively straightforward yet interesting overview of how the mind words when reading content, which is great for drawing you into the content of the /5. Six Better Web Type Cheat Sheets. Available as an extra add-on.

Get six cool printable web typography cheat sheets that will help you recognize font styles, use typographically correct punctuation, font weights, font styles, combine fonts and more. But­t­er­ick’s Prac­ti­cal Typography.

Typography in ten minutes. Summary of key rules. foreword by Erik Spiekermann. how to use this book. acknowledgments. about Matthew Butterick. Please pay for this book. how to pay for this book. why you should pay. Why. A free online book (although you should donate if you find it useful) that covers the fundamentals of web typography.

The Elements of Typographic Style Applied to the Web → A summary of Robert Bringhurst’s typography-bible The Elements of Typographic Style and how it applies to the web. A complete curriculum on the typographic arts. Just My Type: A Book About Fonts by Simon Garfield, published in the UK in and dropping the U.S.

on September 1 this year, is a genre-bender of a typography book — part history textbook, part design manual, part subtle stand-up comedy routine. From the font that helped pave Obama’s way into the White House to the “T” of the Beatles.

The right kind of knowledge is critical in the way of learning typography. In this post, we have selected some great typography e-books for you to master in typography. All these typography books are absolutely free to download and use. See also Best Books for Web Designers & Developers.

27 Page Type Classification eBook (PDF). Combined with the subtle paper texture, the typography really makes it feel like you are reading a book. Simply Gum. Thanks to web fonts, matching the typography on a product’s physical packaging to the typography on the manufacturer’s website is becoming increasingly common.

Great Web Typography Wendy Peck. Finally, a book devoted to Web Type. Great Web Typography has only one purpose: To teach you how to create professional type for the Web.

You'll learn how to create both CSS controlled text, and text as an image. Most important, you'll learn how to create pages that will capture audience attention, and direct. The gray area between design and development attracted me the most, so I created things like Gutenberg—The Meaningful Web Typography Starter Kit and now Better Web Type.

I decided to create a web typography course because there’s little content online that would be practical, concise and aimed at both—designers and developers/5(K).

Typography is certainly a very important element of web design. A website must have a good typographic foundation in order to communicate, explain, and even allow users to navigate its content.

From typographic menus, to copy writing and headlines, good typography will make a big difference in any web design. Today we gathered some excellent [ ]. And while we claim to never judge a book by its cover, the reality is that the cover is the very first thing we do judge a book by.

This gallery has 35 examples of wonderful typography in book cover design. People who made all the right choices for a design that’s both honest and. Rally interactive is a great example of a minimalistic web design that works well.

This is also a great example for a form type. The typeface used in both the headline and form is Chronicle display, a new suite of headline faces that brings strength and utility to the classic serif.

Web typography is no different, but I caution against considering 'web typography' as different from 'real typography'. Typography is typography, and each application of typography to a medium such as web, book, poster or film bears its own set of interesting quirks and limitations.

This article focuses on how to craft typography for the web. Stop Stealing Sheep & Find Out How Type Works (Erik Spiekermann) A design classic, recently updated with new info on web typography.

The Anatomy of Type: A Graphic Guide to Typefaces (Stephen Cole) An interesting and useful visual resource. On Web Typography (Jason Santa Maria) On how to relate typography principles to the context of the : Joanna N.

To make life easier for everyone, designer Poppie Pack from Canva has created a set of mock-ups that show different headline and body font combinations for a variety of design projects. Pack has also specified the font size and style used in each mock-up.

Check them out below. Design Publication. Download: League Spartan / Libre Baskerville. Great, I have much more of this stuff in my book about web typography that I wrote.

It’s very popular with web designers and developers, you should definitely check it out.The List: Q1 W hat better way to start the year than with a little typographic inspiration. Last year I published 15 Excellent Examples of Web Typography, and owing to its popularity and people’s sateless appetite for lists, here are another I’ve decided to make this a regular feature and will publish this list every quarter (3 months [for those living on Mars, that’s every Web Typography.

Second Edition. Donny Truong. Contents. Front Cover; Introduction; History; Serving Webfonts; Selecting Body Text.