www.twiwebdesign.com This Week in Web Design helps you accelerate your Web Design career by teaching you the Creative, Business, Technology and Marketing secrets from our expert hosts and guests. Our Sponsors app.chrometa.com www.godaddy.com Use Code Web40 Our Content Partners: www.theskool.co Join us LIVE every Tuesday at 2 PM PST or 5:30 EST at: www.justin.tv How do I use typography on my website? Jose and Aure answer the question: “How do I use typography on my website?” They share techniques and tips on how to use typography for your website. They cover the following 4 rules: 1. Use the grid 2. Understand leading, kerning and tracking 3. Use white space, color and weight to create entry points 4. Set rules and keep them Resources from this episode: The Grid: A Modular System for the Design and Production of Newpapers, Magazines, and Books by Allen Hurlburt amzn.to Must Have: Grid Systems in Graphic Design/Raster Systeme Fur Die Visuele Gestaltung By Josef Muller-Brockmann amzn.to Basic Typography 02: Using Type By Michael Harkins amzn.to To Learn Basics: www.lynda.com teamtreehouse.com Join the Producers Program: www.twiwebdesign.net Follow TWiWebDesign on Twitter twitter.com Follow Jose on Twitter: twitter.com Like us on Facebook: www.facebook.com
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