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Pick fonts, tailor layouts, and find out how typography has changed because of the web.

📗 Flexible Typesetting, from A Book Apart: abookapart.com/products/flexib

FREE ebook of Flexible Typesetting for educators. Offer expires Jan 31! Please share.

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@typesetting Compassion is inspiring. Adobe bent a lot of policies to help get this family out in a good way because it was the right thing to do, and we admired Mark’s commitment.

‘Jamra knew that a Cherokee font would never be on an “all-time bestsellers” list … he was motivated by compassion.’ — typographica.org/typeface-revi

Phoreus Cherokee:
fonts.adobe.com/fonts/phoreus-

Over the past couple years I’ve been working on a solution to fluid typesetting that is easy to use and easy to implement. Finally I’m ready to share it. Introducing typetura ✨ typetura.com

Pushed some major updates to typetura.js: github.com/scottkellum/typetur

I’m extremely proud of this project and where it’s going! Still just the tip of the ice-burg.

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Flexible Typesetting concepts matter increasingly more, for websites and apps.

“One change is that the 11-inch iPad Pro doesn’t have a 4:3 (1.33:1) aspect ratio.” — @daringfireball@mirrored.social daringfireball.net/linked/2018

I created the Screenreaderizer: a bookmarklet to visualise what extra content screen readers speak. vasilisvg.github.io/screenread[...]
vasilis.nl/notes/2018/10/17/70

Hey look! Flexible Typesetting mugs are now for sale: abookapart.com/products/book-c

The perfect beverage vessel for sipping, reading, and practicing typography.

I’ll be speaking at TDC this October! Let’s talk about flexible typesetting: tdc.org/event/tim-brown-flexib

(You should totally come. Especially if you’ve never been to the TDC.)

Great first day of office hours: choosing typefaces, variable fonts, design tools. It’s fun talking with smart people! Sign up here: calendly.com/typesetting/30min

I’m holding office hours this month, and there are still slots available. Sign up and let’s chat: calendly.com/typesetting/30min

I’ve been thinking about how to distill all this advice about web font loading into a single ✅ checklist of important items that you can apply to today’s loading strategies and the next thing too.

The Web Font Loading Checklist zachleat.com/web/font-checklis

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