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Smashing Book #5

July 18, 2015

I had the honor of being the technical reviewer for the Bram Stein chapter on Web Fonts Performance in Smashing Book #5.

Font formats • Font loading • Font-rendering • FOIT and FOUT • Font Loading API • Fallback fonts • Inlining fonts • Simulating swapping • Promises • Asynchronous loading and caching • Prioritized loading

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Zach Leatherman IndieWeb Avatar for a builder for the web and the creator/maintainer of IndieWeb Avatar for https://www.11ty.devEleventy (11ty), an award-winning open source site generator. At one point he became entirely too fixated on web fonts. He has given 81 talks in nine different countries at events like Beyond Tellerrand, Smashing Conference, Jamstack Conf, CSSConf, and The White House. Formerly part of CloudCannon, Netlify, Filament Group, NEJS CONF, and NebraskaJS. Learn more about Zach »

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