What is typography? The design of the characters and the way they are presented on the page What are fonts?
Warm up Collect Syllabus Font Conference Video Typography Font history Wordle Computer activity http://www.quia.com/hm/561160.html
Font- A specific size, weight and style applied to a character Serif - The characters have attributes on the tips called serifs Leading-Vertical spacing between lines of text Sans Serif- Characters do not have attributes on the tips
Typeface Basic design of a character ProportionalAll characters receive a different amount of horizontal space based on the size of the character Typography The design of the characters and the way they are presented on the page Tracking Process of changing the horizontal spacing between all the characters in a large block of text
MonospacedAll of the characters receive an equal amount of space regardless of the size of the character Script Characters appear to have been written by hand Kerning Vertical spacing between lines of text Font Style Slant and weight of a character, such as bold or italics