JavaScript Libraries for Web Type (Elsewhere on the Web)

JavaScript Libraries for Web Type (Elsewhere on the Web)

Here is another one of my articles that was recently published on Mashable. It’s a collection of JavaScript resources for working with web typography, including JS libraries such as Kerning.js and Lettering.js.

Here’s a short excerpt from the post:

When you think of web typography, CSS instantly comes to mind. And that’s great, because CSS is the primary option when dealing with the style/visual layer of your website. However, when you hit a roadblock with CSS, take it up a level by using JavaScript (JS).

Please check out my other writings on Mashable and also follow the Six Revisions Mashable profile.

Below is the link to my article on Mashable:

7 Essential JavaScript Typography Resources

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About the Author

Jacob Gube is the Founder and Chief Editor of Six Revisions. He’s also a web developer/designer who specializes in front-end development (JavaScript, HTML, CSS) and also a book author. If you’d like to connect with him, head on over to the contact page and follow him on Twitter: @sixrevisions.

This was published on Oct 14, 2011


Raj Mehta Oct 15 2011

Nice collection of JavaScript resources


Nirmal Shah Oct 15 2011

Congratulations Jacob, writing for Mashable is a big thing. Keep up the good work.

Waheed Akhtar Oct 15 2011

Thanks Jacob for these great javascript libraries.

Sanjay Oct 16 2011

Great Javascript Libraries! Thanks for the share Jacob

PremiumHQ Oct 16 2011

Good Job there.. Awesome.

Jason Oct 16 2011


Looks like some great templates and options. We are always looking for some new ideas.

WD Automaton Oct 17 2011

cufon is amazing for web type but yes there are indeed more than one way to skin a cat. Great share.

Nice share Jacob

Saeed Neamati Oct 17 2011

My favorite library is lettering.js. I think it’s the best one.
Thanks for the useful list.

Raj Mehta Oct 23 2011

As a web developer, I agree with this post and Saeed. lettering.js has been of a great library for me in past for web development.

Natura360 Nov 01 2011

It’s a great collection of JavaScript resources. Thank you!

kern.js solves my problem..

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