Nice Web Type

Nice Web Type is one place for web typography, following experiments, advancements, and best practices in typesetting web text. Handcrafted by Tim Brown, Type Manager for Adobe Typekit.


Jon Tan for 24 ways:

Even though there were no actual differences in reading speed and comprehension, the people who read the version with good typography thought that it took less time to read, and were induced into a good mood by doing so. Not only that, but by being in a good mood, people were more capable of completing creative tasks faster.

Crossing my fingers for a Back to Work typography episode. Merlin’s index card: That’s fine for Massimo; OMG, you guys, Source Code Pro; What couldn’t Cobden-Sanderson ship?

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Combining Typefaces


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