Web Typography Resources

A list of great links and resources for web typography. I update this list constantly.

General

Web Typography Book by Richard Rutter
A handbook for designing beautiful and effective responsive typography. I can’t recommend this book enough, it’s brilliant and covers every detail form an aesthetical and technical perspective so well.

The Elements of Typographic Style Applied to the Web
Online book and practical guide to web typography by Richard Rutter

Butterick’s Practical Typography
Online book on that covers all the basics and details for good ty­pog­ra­phy as part of good writing by Matthew Butterick

Professional Web Typography
Online book by Donny Truong that proves that typesetting is fun and rewarding – not intimidating.

Finding fonts

Typewolf
Showcasing uses and combinations of fonts with a wonderful newsletter as well.

Russian Typography

Tricky Russian Typography – Part II
Article on the use of dashes in Russian typography

Microtypography

Mind Your En And Em Dashes: Typographic Etiquette
Article on the use of dashes, quotation marks and other microtypographic details for understanding the typographic etiquette.

Tools

Keyboard Shortcuts
All the special characters that are accessible via the British/American keyboard.