Whether you’re building a theme from scratch or editing an existing one, you’ll need to consider how typography is implemented for your clients. Web fonts open up the range of fonts available, but come at a price for site performance. It’s important to understand how fonts load across different browsers, and how performance can be improved by using new techniques or careful adjustments to your themes.
In this article you will learn:
- What web fonts are and how they work.
- The differences between FOUT and FOIT.
- How to add web fonts to Slate.
- How fonts will be loaded on Shopify in the future.