How to Use CSS to Design Text
Released: April 12, 2015
Length: 1.97 hours
Certificate: Finish lessons and pass the quiz with 70%
In this class, you'll learn how text can be sized to work across different devices. You'll also see the different ways fonts can be added to your design, introducing popular tools such as Google Fonts, FontSquirrel and FontAwesome.
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After 28 years in public education, as classroom teacher, librarian and computer coordinator, Barb went into business for herself. She completed the Marlboro College Graduate School's MSIT program in 2006, receiving the President's Award for her capstone project - a Joomla! 1.0 site. She's been building open source CMS websites ever since.
Barb's background in library science supports an approach to web development that combines art, craft and puzzle-solving. She's happiest figuring out how to get database driven websites to deliver just what her clients need.
She has taught web coding and content management systems at the graduate and undergraduate levels. When not at her computer, you may find her working in her Vermont garden, playing Celtic tunes on a mandolin, or melting glass!