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Improving Web Fonts Performance

by Vitaly Friedman

Published June 5, 2015 in Design

When it comes to Web fonts, loading time can be quite a headache. A blank canvas with a few background colors and link underlines is what users usually see on websites, especially when the network connection is suboptimal. There are smart ways to improve web fonts performance and start rendering pages faster, without compromising on the quality of web typography. This talk covers a few strategies and a few practical techniques to deliver content faster, load web fonts faster and deal with them across both modern and legacy browsers in mobile and desktop devices.