Guest article: Kitchen Sink Studios

There used to be a difficult choice to be made between utility and eye-catching web design, but as Kitchen Sink Studios explain in our latest guest feature article, those paths are no longer so divergent.
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Part 1: We need to talk about line-height

Getting line spacing right is one of those aspects of typesetting that is a tricky combination of good judgement and practiced technique, making it both an art and a science.
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Webfonts and autotranslate

Webfonts offer greater control and visual consistency when using automatic site translation. With a bit of tinkering, you can not only make your own browsing on foreign language sites less of an eyesore, you can help out visitors on your sites too.
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Illustrative type in use

Recreating the look of hand-made type and lettering digitally is a great way to soften and personalize website designs. Here we present a dozen recent examples that do this successfully.
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March Rising Stars (as webfonts)

Each month we take our popular Rising Stars newsletter and convert the samples into webfont versions, noting the best ways to exploit the fonts’ features or find work arounds for the best results in common browsers. Here's this month's selection.
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January Rising Stars (as webfonts)

Each month we take our popular Rising Stars newsletter and convert the samples into webfont versions, noting the best ways to exploit the fonts’ features or find work arounds for the best results in common browsers.
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A guide to using illustrative fonts on the web

A hand crafted aesthetic is a very popular way of adding a personality to web pages that might otherwise come across as too “digital”, but there’s more to getting that casual appearance right than simply selecting a skinny, wobbly, all-caps font for your headings – so here’s our guide to getting your digits metaphorically dirty…
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Webfonts for print designers

For the traditional graphic designer, there’s no better time to start discovering the potential of the web.
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Using web fonts on publishing platforms

We get requests from time to time from customers wanting to know how to integrate web fonts into a blog, content management system or other type of online publishing platform. Here’s our guide.
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