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Faster Font Loading with Font Events

Updated: at 05:07 PM

The font event API is out in Chrome and coming in Firefox 36 but you can use it now with this polyfill

Jonathan Suh writes:

Web fonts are great and make the web a more beautiful space; however, loading them can be slow, which results in an unwanted side effect: FOIT (Flash of Invisible Text). I’ve experienced FOIT on my website, particular on mobile connections, but with the help of some homework and fantastic resources, plus some JavaScript and CSS, I managed to fix it.

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