|04-04-2012, 04:21 PM||#1|
Join Date: Nov 2010
Device: Kindle Paperwhite
So, in the CSS of an HTML, I can add the following:
|04-05-2012, 04:52 AM||#2|
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Spaniard in Sweden
Device: Cybook Orizon
With Calibre, I believe it works.
The thing is the mobi format does not support smallcaps, so the converter program must transform the above into something like:
|04-05-2012, 08:48 AM||#3|
Join Date: Dec 2010
Device: Kindle 3
Unfortunately, font-variant: small-caps isn't even supported by many ePub readers, but Amazon added font-variant: small-caps support in KF8.
To ensure that older Kindles will display small caps correctly many ebook producers fake small caps by applying different styles to the first letter and the remaining letters of capitalized text.
Peter Hatch came up with a very elegant solution, which you can find on his web site Extraordinary Commons.
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