Typography

Table of contents

  1. Font stack
  2. Responsive type scale
  3. Headings
  4. Body text
  5. Inline elements
  6. Typographic Utilities

Font stack

By default, Just the Docs uses a native system font stack for sans-serif fonts:

-apple-system, BlinkMacSystemFont, "helvetica neue", helvetica, roboto, noto, "segoe ui", arial, sans-serif

ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ
abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz

For monospace type, like code snippets or the pre <pre> element, Just the Docs uses a native system font stack for monospace fonts:

"SFMono-Regular", Menlo, Consolas, Monospace

ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ
abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz


Responsive type scale

Just the docs uses a responsive type scale that shifts depending on the viewport size. Common elements text elements rendered from markdown use a

Selector Small screen size font-size Large screen size font-size
h1, .text-alpha 32px 36px
h2, .text-beta 18px 24px
h3, .text-gamma 16px 18px
h4, .text-delta 14px 16px
h5, .text-epsilon 16px 18px
h6, .text-zeta 18px 24px
body 14px 16px

Headings

Headings are rendered like this:

Heading 1

Heading 2

Heading 3

Heading 4

Heading 5
Heading 6
# Heading 1
## Heading 2
### Heading 3
#### Heading 4
##### Heading 5
###### Heading 6

Body text

Default body text is rendered like this:

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipisicing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ut labore et dolore magna aliqua. Ut enim ad minim veniam, quis nostrud exercitation ullamco laboris nisi ut aliquip ex ea commodo consequat. Duis aute irure dolor in reprehenderit in voluptate velit esse cillum dolore eu fugiat nulla pariatur. Excepteur sint occaecat cupidatat non proident, sunt in culpa qui officia deserunt mollit anim id est laborum.

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipisicing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ut labore et dolore magna aliqua. Ut enim ad minim veniam, quis nostrud exercitation ullamco laboris nisi ut aliquip ex ea commodo consequat. Duis aute irure dolor in reprehenderit in voluptate velit esse cillum dolore eu fugiat nulla pariatur. Excepteur sint occaecat cupidatat non proident, sunt in culpa qui officia deserunt mollit anim id est laborum.

Inline elements

Text can be bold, italic, or strikethrough.

Link to another page.

Text can be **bold**, _italic_, or ~~strikethrough~~.

[Link to another page](another-page).

Typographic Utilities

There are a number of specific typographic CSS classes that allow you to do override default styling for font size, font-weight, line height, and capitalization.