Vector icons for the website.
This is my first time
using pixel images to decorate a website. Instead, all icons are saved in the
format and converted to a webfont, which is then used to style regular HTML characters into icons.
For example, here's a font with the above icon set -
The advent of webapps like
not only made the process of building @font-face kits an absolute no-brainer, it also gave an easy access to
of existing vector icons, many of which are free and of production quality.
When coupled with now virtually universal support for CSS text-shadow, box-shadow and gradients, this almost completely eliminates the need for raster form of smaller decorative and nuancing elements.
This is a very big deal and a great time-saver.