Type Effects in Web Design: It’s All About Moderation

Some type effects are so common that we may not even notice them in design. Bolding and italics, for example, have dedicated keyboard shortcuts in most all editing software. Many font families also include many variations of the same typeface with multiple widths and slant options.
So what do you choose? Where do you draw the line when it comes to good versus poor typography? Simply, keep it simple. Limit yourself to two or three typefaces on your site. Then limit yourself some more and try to …

Type Effects in Web Design: It’s All About Moderation was last modified: May 18th, 2012 by tympanus.net

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