A presentation at View Source 2018 in in London, UK by Mandy Michael
Interesting and impactful text is often deemed a “print only option”. But we can have those effects now with real web text.
We’ll explore a variety of techniques including pseudo elements, clip-path, blend modes, gradients, transforms, variable fonts and more to create interesting headings, layouts and even emojis.
Sometimes it’s easy to forget the power of CSS but there is a lot you can do with a little creativity.
The following resources were mentioned during the presentation or are useful additional information.
A collection of cool and fun text effects made with CSS, including all the examples from my presentation and more.
Here’s what was said about this presentation on Twitter.