[thelist] Font Sizing

Martin martin at members.evolt.org
Mon May 6 14:41:00 CDT 2002

On Monday, May 6, 2002, at 07:05  pm, Feingold Josh S wrote:

> [ Picked text/plain from multipart/alternative ]
>>  So, use a flexible font size, not static!
> The problem I have found with variable font sizes is that you lose
> control
> over how the site displays. Plus, every browser seems to interpret the
> variable font sizes differently.

Yes - that's the medium. Even if you don't know about it, it
happens anyway. If I'm using your site and specify that the
site will use my stylesheet (with high contrast colours and
type the size I can read it), not yours, then that's your tough
luck. If you've made it difficult for me to do that, I'm already

Relax, chill out, don't be so anal about your precious design.

Or, alternatively, design for print exclusively.

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