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Monday, October 17 • 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Advanced Fluid Typography #FluidType

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In my talk I will provide a general overview of unit types and values in CSS, with a specific focus on how viewport units, calc() expressions work. Armed with this understanding, we're going to learn how to create a "pure function" with CSS that uses viewport units as a variable. I am then going to demonstrate some practical uses for this including: 

  • min and max font sizes, 
  • advanced fluid typography, 
  • fluid modular scale headings

I will show you how each of the typography techniques can be used today and applied with progressive enhancement! 

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Mike Riethmuller

Hello I’m Mike, an independent web developer from Australia. I've worked on some of Australia's largest websites as well as some of the smallest community sites. When I'm not building sites or blogging I like to experiment with code. I love learning new things and finding techniques that challenge what we think is best practice. When I'm not exploring the digital landscape I like to explore the world. Currently trying to find a way to do both... Read More →

Monday October 17, 2016 2:00pm - 3:00pm
El Mirador West Hilton Palacio del Rio