"I’d parade through the mouse mimicking and changing it. “If only I could find a real doughnut!” I’d say, going into the kitchen. “There’s no doughnuts for you, real or otherwise,” My mum would say."
— Image Dissectors commenting on the title sequence to The Living Daylights and the line “If only I could find a real man!”
"In fact we are so used to this that making text blue when it isn’t a link is seen as a faux pas on a similar scale to playing the bongos on a bald man’s head."
— Image Dissectors on how we’ve become used to blue underlined text being a link. (via simonpitt)
They should make a TV quiz show this kerning game:
One web effect I quite like is large “slabtext”. I’ve never managed to get it to work well, but it turns out I don’t need to reinvent the wheel, there’s a jquery plugin that does it all for you:
On the subject of lettering, I found another great jsquery plugin, letteringjs: