Variable Fonts and the Future of Web Design

A presentation at dotCSS 2018 in in Paris, France by Mandy Michael

Variable fonts are a game changer for how we use typography on the web. With improvements to performance and responsive typography, variable fonts deliver practical improvements for designers and developers alike.

We’ll explore what variable fonts are, how to use on your website as well as the benefits of variable fonts including reduced payload, responsiveness, optical sizing and animations.

With an increase in support and creation of variable fonts in the past year, now is the time to start understanding, exploring and experimenting the exciting future ahead for typography on the web.



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