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What to Know When Considering Custom Fonts for Your Web Site

What to Know When Considering Custom Fonts for Your Web Site

Introduction Web designers want to create beautiful web sites that stand out from the crowd, and in order to do so these designs often use non-standard fonts or typefaces. However, since most computers probably don’t have these custom fonts installed, they will often display the designer’s web site with unexpected results. For example, notice the […]

Web Font Realities – A Case Study in Implementing Custom Fonts on a Modern Web Site

Web Font Realities – A Case Study in Implementing Custom Fonts on a Modern Web Site

Introduction Recent advances in browser technology and font creation tools mean that web fonts can be used today with very good browser support. Unfortunately, web font licensing can complicate the issue. In this article, we’ll discuss the technical challenges and legal process we followed when implementing web fonts on the Blue Fish Development Group web […]

@font-face: The Easiest Way to Use Custom Fonts on Your Web Site

@font-face: The Easiest Way to Use Custom Fonts on Your Web Site

Introduction Creative typography has long been unavailable to most designers on the web. We’re stuck with the same old boring fonts installed on all machines: Arial, Times New Roman, Georgia, etc. However, recent advances in browser technology and typographic tools are affording us new opportunities. Font license permitting, with very little effort, you can now […]

Webinar: Solvay Pharmaceuticals – Extreme Migration Makeover!

Webinar: Solvay Pharmaceuticals – Extreme Migration Makeover!

Years ago, Solvay Pharmaceuticals (now Abbott) undertook several content migrations as part of a large, complex systems consolidation program. Recently, Solvay moved to a next generation platform with Documentum, FirstDoc and SharePoint. But this time, the budget and timeline were half of the first! To meet these pressures, the traditional content migration strategy would no […]

Making Alfresco Share Dashlets Configurable

Making Alfresco Share Dashlets Configurable

Introduction Note: This article isn’t an exhaustive dashlet development how-to. For an introduction to the platform and technologies used to build dashlets, a great place to start is the Alfresco Surf Platform Developers Guide. Dashlets are a lot of fun. They expose a tremendous amount of functionality, and they give users and project teams the […]

Painless Alfresco Development: Improving Supportability through Source Code Organization

Painless Alfresco Development: Improving Supportability through Source Code Organization

Introduction Note: This article assumes that you already know the ins and outs of basic Spring configuration and that you know how to build basic Alfresco extensions. If you need an introduction to these concepts, I recommend you start with the Alfresco development wiki . Alfresco is great. It’s a rock solid content management and […]

Using Migration Workbench for More Than Migrations

Using Migration Workbench for More Than Migrations

Introduction With the release of Migration Workbench™, Blue Fish has changed the way we perform content migrations projects. Key new capabilities such as true incremental re-processing of changes, dynamic cutover, rules-based transformations, and live-to-live migrations have dramatically reduced the time and cost of even the most complex migrations. But our clients aren’t stopping there. These […]