Good looking web page is important right? People browsing the world wide web want to look at something beautiful and have positive experience, not look at some shitty crap. While the loading speed of your page might be important factor for page’s success, only few visitors have timer with them while they browse. If your page is not tragically slow, then the visual side is the most important thing of your work.
Couple of articles about typography was already written on this blog. Today, I want to tell you what typography is about and to explain some basic terms for expanding your knowledge. Typography is one of the most important parts of any design (maybe the most important). It can bring your work to next level or take you down.
Coding skills are less and less important for anyone who wants to build web pages. How far will this go? Will we come into future where knowing HTML and CSS will be worthless and where everything on the web will be coded by software and robots?
We have many options to chose from if we want to save some time of developing new web page and go with some framework. Are these frameworks the ways we should go or should we avoid them as fast as possible? What are their pros and cons and are they suitable for someone who never saw HTML code before?
For some people, typography is the ultimate art you can imagine. It’s unobtrusive, innovative, aesthetic, useful, understandable, long lasting and thorough down to last detail. If done right, good typography is almost invisible and yet readable.