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Tailwind CSS tutorial #18: Font Smoothing

In the article, we will go into detail on how to use font-smoothing.

Font smoothing

Format

font-{antialiased | subpixel-antialiased }

Alignment Tailwind Class CSS Property
Antialiased antialiased -webkit-font-smoothing: antialiased,-moz-osx-font-smoothing: grayscale;
Subpixel-antialiased subpixel-antialiased -webkit-font-smoothing: auto,-moz-osx-font-smoothing: auto;

Antialiased

This utility is to render text using grayscale antialiasing.

Subpixel-antialiased

This utility is to render text using subpixel antialiasing.

Note: This class does not show any effect.

Code

<ul class="container mx-auto leading-none divide-y divide-gray-400 divide-dotted" style="font-family: Raleway">
  <li class="flex items-center justify-between px-4 py-2">
    <div>
      <div class="antialiased text-5xl align-middle mb-2">Hello World</div>
    </div>
    <div class="text-xs font-semibold font-mono whitespace-nowrap px-2 py-1 ml-5 rounded text-white bg-pink-500 rounded-2">antialiased   </div>
  </li>
  <li class="flex items-center justify-between px-4 py-2">
    <div>
      <div class="subpixel-antialiased  text-5xl align-middle mb-2">Hello World</div>
    </div>
    <div class="text-xs font-semibold font-mono whitespace-nowrap px-2 py-1 ml-5 rounded text-white bg-pink-500 rounded-2">subpixel-antialiased   </div>
  </li>
</ul>
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Full code:
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Overall Output
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Resources:
tailwind.css

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Pradumna Saraf

Good one!

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Shubhangi✨

Thank you Praddumna!!!

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