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Custom Typefaces

Using Google Fonts

The challenge of using custom typefaces in websites is no longer relevant, as we now have a plethora of subscription-based services such as Typekit and Fonts.com. As part of this exercise, we will focus on Google Fonts.

Enter the Google Fonts website, and choose the typefaces you wish to use as part of your microsite. The website features a shopping cart-like interface that allows you to view all the selected typeface and customize what variations should be imported into the microsite:

As the instructions suggest, we can simply copy the tag and paste into the section in order to start using the typefaces. We can use "font-family" to specify the typefaces we just imported into the website:

Screencast Recording

https://drive.google.com/open?id=18aYSIaaRipMRFEsAG9jXegjt2HHXkpMy

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