|03-29-2011, 08:48 AM||#1|
Join Date: Mar 2011
ePubs and Google Font API
I know there are a ton of brilliant ppl on this forum by just browsing for a few minutes so I figured this was the best place to ask...
First off, let me just put it out there that I'm a font freak and a stickler for formatting, that said...
Does any one know if the ePub format supports linking fonts from Google Fonts using the Google font API? I know that the @font-face tags are supported, but not really in alot of readers. What kind of font tags are widely supported and does anyone know an easy-fool-proof way?
Thanks in advance,
|03-29-2011, 11:33 AM||#2|
Well trained by Cats
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: (The original) Silicon Valley, USA
Device: Astak Pocket Pro, K4NT,Galaxy Tab 2
Conversion may not allow source specified fonts
Not all devices have access to the Internet.
read the w3.org documents for css2, then read the EPUB spec http://idpf.org/epub/201
Knock em dead
just remember that many EPUB devices choose to ignore parts of the 'spec'
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