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Responsive Web Typography
By coding along with us in the Workshop, you'll:
- Learn the basics of good typography and its impact on user experience.
- Learn about how to use responsive typography to create better experiences for all size devices.
- Learn how variable fonts create more design possibilities for web typography while using only one font file.
- Solve font loading performance and UX impact by learning to use the right combination of JS and CSS techniques.
- Learn about web typography for reading and how to design and code for the best reading experience on any device.
- Use modern CSS technologies like variables and calculations to make your design and code more flexible and robust.
- Learn about creating more compelling design with advanced typographic ideas and techniques for headlines and other text blocks.
Your (Awesome) Instructor
Spend a full day immersed with a leading responsive typography master!
Learn how to implement web fonts for best user experience and performance and create a modern, scalable typographic system to give the best reading experience using advanced CSS techniques!
We've already held over 150 workshops with thousands of attendees in-person and online. In this time we've discovered ways to schedule the day, so it goes smoothly and efficiently. Regardless if you're in-person or participating with us online you'll have the full ability to replay things you missed, get your questions answered LIVE and interact with the teacher throughout the day.
- 9:00AMCourse Introduction
- 10:00AMIntroduction to Typography
- 10:45AMResponsive Typography
- 11:15AMIntroduction to Variable Fonts
- 1:00PMImplementing Web Fonts
- 1:30PMTypography for Reading
- 3:30PMEditorial Typography and Art Direction
- 4:30PMReal-World Examples, Q&A
- 5:00PMWrap Up
Interact with the Instructor - Online & In-Person
Is This Workshop for Me?
This workshop is ideal for designers who are interested in learning/improving their typographic skills in the digital space. For UX designers, this workshop will help in enhancing the experience and outcomes for their users. For front-end developers, this workshop is beneficial for those that want to leverage modern CSS and type technologies to get the best performance and polish in their code and products.
- Basic familiarity with HTML & CSS.
- An appreciation for type and its impact on how we communicate with letterforms!
One Full Day Workshop Session
Replay Videos (available immediately)
June 14, 2018 - 9:30am to 5:30pm Central US Time
Option 1: Attend online on our full HD live stream
Option 2: Attend in-person at HQ in Minneapolis, MN