Responsive Web Typography
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Responsive Web Typography

June 14, 2018 - 9:30am to 5:30pm Central Daylight Time

This workshop has already been published as a course!

Responsive Web Typography

Some Key Takeaways!

By participating along with us in the workshop, you'll learn:

  • 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

Jason Pamental

Jason Pamental

Jason Pamental is Senior Director of Design & Technical Strategy at Isovera, author of the ‘Responsive Typography’ book from O’Reilly, overall web & typography nerd who specializes in being a generalist. He’s worked on the web since 1994 in a range of capacities, having led creative and technical efforts for major universities, NFL and America’s Cup teams, Fortune 25 corporations and others. He also co-founded, speaks about design at conferences around the world.

Spend a full day immersed with a leading responsive typography master!

Workshop Details

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!

Daily Schedule

We've already held over 300 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.

  • 9:00AM
    Course Introduction
  • 10:00AM
    Introduction to Typography
  • 10:45AM
    Responsive Typography
  • 11:15AM
    Introduction to Variable Fonts
  • 12:00PM
  • 1:00PM
    Implementing Web Fonts
  • 1:30PM
    Typography for Reading
  • 2:30PM
  • 3:30PM
    Editorial Typography and Art Direction
  • 4:30PM
    Real-World Examples, Q&A
  • 5:00PM
    Wrap Up

Interact with the Instructor - Online & In-Person

Get Your Questions Answered • Code Along with the Class • Classroom Format

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.

Any Prerequisites?

  • Basic familiarity with HTML & CSS.
  • An appreciation for type and its impact on how we communicate with letterforms!

Event Details


One Full Day Workshop Session

Replay Videos (available immediately)


June 14, 2018 - 9:30am to 5:30pm Central Daylight Time


Option 1: Attend online on our full HD live stream

Option 2: Attend in-person at HQ in Minneapolis, MN