- Typography as UI.
- Proper leading (line height) increases readability. It is current set at 1.5em.
- Correct measure. Mine is about 80 characters per line.
- Completely elastic design (which ensures a consistent measure). Used em for all units (but I'm fairly sure Blogger meddles with things and throws in a couple px's).
- Utilized an off-white text background to aid readability for people with low-vision.
- Made the background in Paint. Yes, really. Not really a design feature, I know.
Wednesday, January 28, 2009
New Blog Design
My blog has a new template. Some key design features are as follows: