Web Typography has evolved throughout the years, we're no longer stuck in the old days of web safe fonts, designers are now breaking down the barriers of typography in web design and it has opened a whole new can of worms.
Typography is and has always been one of the most important elements of design specially with "Graphic Design" but when it comes to web designing, the lack of choices always let down the typography side on any website. Instead of being this magical element that can bring a whole new aspect to a design, for a lot of years typography was just there; simple, plain and not to be admired, just good enough to go by.
With the evolution of the web, new technologies and extensions into CSS today it's possible to take typography to a whole new level, therefore I've selected a few links and screenshots to get your web typography as sharp as possible and get you in the mood to create some extraordinary work. Enjoy!
Web Typography Showcase:
Here are some websites that have good use of typography, making the best of this element to increment the overall design
Important links to improve your "Web Typography":
On Web Typography
- A guide to Web Typography
- The Future of Web Typography
- 5 Ways to Improve Web Typography
- Improve your Web Typography with Baseline Shift
- 50 Useful Design Tools For Beautiful Web Typography
- 7 Rules for Mixing Multiple Fonts in Good Web Design
- Five simple steps to better typography
- Improving Typography Through Space
- Combining Fonts
- Fundamentals: Combining Type With Helvetica
- On Choosing Type