Tech Tips Tuesday: Smoothing Font

In a recent project, I was asked to lighten the weight of some headings. We were using a Google Font, and I knew the weight was being included in the project and that I had it styled correctly. But you couldn’t tell just by looking at it – it still looked like weight of 400, instead of 300, or even 100.

To fix this, I used this trick to smooth the font using -webkit-font-smoothing and text shadow.

Read more about this here.

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