web typography study guide

Letter-spacing Example

One example of adusting Letter-spacing to enhance aesthetic is to negatively space Helvetica (orĀ Arial) with large size font:

Default paragraph settings

Negative Letter-spacing

With spacing adjustment

Negative Letter-spacing
#example {
font-family: arial,helvetica, sans-serif;
font-size: 4em;
letter-spacing: -1px;
}