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Icon Fonts for Webspeak

Design : Displaying Icons with Fonts and Data Attributes.

February 9th, 2012

The normal way of delivering iconography on websites was traditionally the use of bitmap formats such as PNG. They're quick and direct, and they ensure out final results.

The use of web fonts have given us another alternative. By definition, they're scalable and resolution-independent. No need to specify higher resolution graphics for high resolution screens.

Lets see some examples:




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Mosaic Font Generatorspeak

Design : Writing with shapes.

December 3rd, 2010

Long time ago I needed to create a text message where the font was filled with icons.

The idea was quite simple, find a point over the text, and then expand a rectangle checking that the four corners are still overlapping the text.

Now I decide that is time to use bitmaps, and blendModes, to allow not only rectangles, but any other shape over our text, and this is the result.

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Art of CSS Bordersspeak

Design : Getting profit of the HTML borders.

November 29th, 2010

( Last update: January 29th, 2014 )

Time ago I stumbled across a review of James Edward's article The Art and Science of JavaScript Games.

He had the idea to write a 3D JavaScript / DHTML maze game, using CSS borders to create triangles.

Since then, I realice the power of css borders to create geometrical figures. This allow me to forget about images, and create the geometric shapes with only a few lines of css.


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