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Responsive Web Typography


Text set with overlaid color and outlines

Outlines and overprints

Monday, 16 March, 2020

A few things coalesced to inspire the issue this week, and they bring us back to exploring some beautiful cover designs dating from the early 1960’s. I recently picked up Impact 1.0 and Impact 2.0 from Unit Editions, each filled...

A full cup of coffee

What I bring to your table

Friday, 8 February, 2019

Or how hiring me will help make your product and your team better When I quit my agency job last June, one of the primary motivators was to try and refocus my own efforts on work that was both more...

Mid-build at Fuller Moto in Atlanta

Georgia on my mind

Tuesday, 16 October, 2018

Seldom does serendipity smile so kindly—but I won’t question it. The chance to work with one of the top state digital service teams on typographic and design system refinement and integration is pretty special...

Death, Taxes, and Viewport Chrome

Jason gave a talk at FOWD about encouraging designers to get to know a CMS (any CMS, really - just learn one). It’s since given rise to a new talk on rethinking your design process to deal with varying screen...

Designing for Uncertainty

Over the course of a few years I’ve given a number of talks about responsive design and how to think more fluidly about design relationships. This was the beginning of a focus on the idea of letting go our assumptions...

The Battle is Not the War

Responsive Design is a Victory, but the Campaign 
Must Go Farther Than Ourselves I’ll be giving the keynote address at the HighEdWeb New England, and generally be trying to stir the pot about how design is taught, what it means...

Responsive Design & Typography

Half the web will abandon your site if it doesn’t load in 2 seconds or if it doesn’t fit on the screen in their hand. Learn how to get it right in this intensive one-day workshop with hands-on experience in...

Pacing Design

The key to successful projects and client relationships is not just getting it done. As a matter of fact, you may be doing more harm than good the next time you blitz through your next sprint. Because the best relationships...
CSS Dev Conf Best Of award

Variable Fonts & The Future of Web Design

The web is about words—ok, and cat videos—but otherwise lots and lots of words. We’re well past the tipping point of ‘more mobile than desktop’, and the use of content management systems has skyrocketed—so the way we set those words...
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