Archive for the ‘fluid type’ Category

`font-size` With All Viewport Units

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We've covered fluid type a number of times. This page probably covers it in the best detail. It's a little more complicated than simply using a vw unit to set the font-size since that's far too dramatic. Ideally, the font-size is literally fluid betwee...

Poly Fluid Sizing

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Fluid typography is pretty amazing. We have a writeup of how it all works. But as fancy as that is, it's still scaling the type linearly. What if we wanted the type size to fall along a curve? The math gets a bunch more complicated, but it's possible. ...

That Fluid Type Stuff Again

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There have been a couple of articles lately regarding fluid type. Matt Smith (calling it "flexible type"): My preferred approach for more flexible type is to calculate the font size based on the viewport height and width using the :root selector Richa...