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The Elements of Typographic Style Applied to the Web

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The Elements of Typographic Style Applied to the Web

Examine this statement: "Typography on the web sucks!", true or false? Well, for too long most designers have been stuck in the mindset that when it comes to applying practical typographic styles and attention to detail to type on the web, it's a lost cause... But it doesn't have to be that way! The web has caught up, and we can no longer use technology as an excuse. Enter, this perfect little site that translates the best aspects of Robert Bringhurst's seminal book on typography into a practical guide for managing web type. This is an indispensable site that should be shared between designers and developers alike!


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Standards based web site design is easily accessible by all browsers and fully compliant with established web guidelines. These web sites validate CSS and XHTML and set the stage for the future of web design code. Goodbye tables!



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