In this session we show how to install and use cufon fonts in Thesis 2. Cufon fonts are a way to have our own self-hosted fonts that are used on the site and that are unique and different. We discuss issues with some Google web fonts that are pixelated around the edges which we do
We found another issue to troubleshoot with the cufon fonts that was brought up by one of our members when he added his cufon fonts to his site. Video Transcript Rick: Okay, Paul I’ve just unmuted your microphone. Paul: Okay. Rick: So what’s the issue with cufon font? Paul: Oh, I’ll give you instruction as
Now that we have created the cufon function code, we test the font and troubleshoot issues that arise. Now we have to troubleshoot because we have up on our head our script calling, themes/thesis_182/custom_fonts/flux-architect.cufonfonts.js. It actually is calling that one. Let's just make sure it exists. “Uncaught ReferenceError. Cufon is not defined.” think what we
After we download the cufon font and upload it to the website, we write the PHP functions to Thesis. The first function adds the script that will load the cufon font. The next function calls the replacement script that will tell the web browser which selectors are to be replaced by the cufon. And the
Learn how to download and install cufon fonts and how to add them to your website.
A member asked how to use fonts other than those offered in Thesis. We get a brief introduction to font use online. We start by discussing “Web Safe” fonts. From there we talk about the Google Font Repository and Cufon Fonts. Discussed in this video are: Fonts that are available in Thesis Google’s new fonts