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.

Setting Type for User Interfaces

Billy Whited for Typekit:

In user interfaces, it’s common to encounter screens that are nothing more, typographically speaking, than a collection of singular words displayed in isolation from one another. Examples of this abound: web forms, navigation menus, control panels, etc. This is a key difference between primarily content-driven web sites and task-oriented web applications. So, why does it matter?

Fascinating.

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Combining Typefaces

 

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