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8 Simple Ways To Improve Typography In Your Designs

Antonio Carusone

Many people, designers included, think that typography consists of only selecting a typeface, choosing a font size and whether it should be regular or bold. For most people it ends there. But there is much more to achieving good typography and it՚s in the details that designers often neglect.

These details give the designer total control, allowing them to create beautiful and consistent typography in their designs. While these details can be applied across different types of media, in this articles we՚re going to focus on how to apply them to web design using CSS.

Here are 8 simple ways you can use CSS to improve your typography and hence the overall usability of your designs. ...

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