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CSS Fonts, CSS Typography

The CSS Tutorials: CSS Fonts, CSS Typography section below has links to helpful CSS tutorials designating fonts with CSS and CSS typography. Included are tutorials on how to size fonts with CSS, such as using CSS relative units, such as font size keywords, em, or % (percentage) units, along with cross-browser, cross-platform CSS font considerations.

Related in's Typographyto Typography Tutorials section: Choosing Fonts for Websites, Image Replacement Techniques Articles, Tutorials (sIFR, swfIR), and more.

IE7 CSS Hacks, IE8 CSS Bugs, Bug Fixes, Solutions: Wondering what to expect with CSS and Internet Explorer 8? Want some information about conditional comments? Looking for IE7 CSS hacks? Going nuts with a browser problem with your CSS? Check out Solutions to CSS Browser Bugs, CSS Bug Fixes, and Cross-Browser, Cross-Platform CSS Issues.

New and Popular Books on CSS
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  •  CSS: The Missing Manual. by David Sawyer McFarland. O'Reilly (08-2006). 
  •  Cover - CSS Mastery. by Andy Budd, Simon Collison, Cameron Moll. 02-2006. 
  • CSS: The Definitive Guide, 3rd Ed. by Eric Meyer. O'Reilly (11-2006). 
  • Build Your Own Web Site the Right Way Using HTML & CSS, by Ian Lloyd. SitePoint (May 2, 2006) 

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CSS, Typography, and CSS Typography Techniques

See the links below for helpful tutorials on typography with CSS - using dropcaps, styling options, line height, letter spacing, web-safe fonts, and more.

Wondering which fonts are installed in most people's computers, whether Windows, Mac, Linux, etc? Check out Cross-Browser, Cross-Platform Font References, Information for helpful font charts, listings of fonts included in various software and operating systems, and more.

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CSS Relative Font Sizing

CSS Font Sizing with Font Size Keywords
CSS Font Sizing with EM Relative Units
CSS Font Sizing with Percentages

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Cross-Browser, Cross-Platform CSS Typography and Font Issues and Solutions

The links below are specifically related to browser bugs and browser and platform differences with fonts and CSS font rendering.

See also Typography Articles and Tutorials on Web Site Typography. You'll find information about fonts on various platforms, which fonts ship with certain software, surveys of the most common fonts on users' computers, common cross-platform fonts, and related information.

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Other CSS Fonts, CSS Typography Links Resources

New and Popular CSS Books
Recommended by

  •  Cover - CSS Mastery. by Andy Budd, Simon Collison, Cameron Moll. 02-2006. 
  •  CSS Web Site Design. By Eric Meyer. Peachpit Bk/CD-Rom (11-09-2006). 
  • The Art and Science of CSS. By Cameron Adams, Jina Bolton, others.
  •  Transcending CSS. by Andy Clarke, Molly Holzschlag. 
  •  More Eric Meyer on CSS, by Eric Meyer. Published by New Riders, 2004. 
  • Cascading Style Sheets: Separating Content from Presentation, 2nd Ed. By Owen Briggs, Steve Champeon, others. Glasshaus, 03-2004.
  • Book cover: The CSS Anthology: 101 Essential Tips, Tricks & Hacks, Practical Solutions to Common Problems, by Rachel Andrew
  • The Zen of CSS Design, by Dave Shea, Molly E. Holzschlag. Peachpit 12-2004.

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