Welcome to the Treehouse Community
Want to collaborate on code errors? Have bugs you need feedback on? Looking for an extra set of eyes on your latest project? Get support with fellow developers, designers, and programmers of all backgrounds and skill levels here with the Treehouse Community!
Looking to learn something new?
Treehouse offers a seven day free trial for new students. Get access to thousands of hours of content and join thousands of Treehouse students and alumni in the community today.Start your free trial
Critique or advice on these font pairings?
Hey guys! I'm still very "green" at web design, and especially typography, so to exercise those skills, I whipped up this quick little demo. The live link is at http://mikeronewman.github.io/typography-tests/ . It's just a few font pairings and color palettes to experiment and practice things like hierarchy. It's on github at https://github.com/mikeronewman/typography-tests too so feel free to fork it and show me what you can whip up as well!
Alexa Stefanou7,372 Points
I think they are too conflicting, it doesn't flow smoothly. I'd try to use a larger/bolder version of one font in your headings and the same font in a lighter weight/smaller size for the body. Something else you can try in addition is to have the headings in a color and the body in black, or medium to dark gray. I think the size contrast is really on target though.