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A jQuery plugin for generating a responsive ideal measure.

Getting Started

Download the javascript

In your web page:

<script src="jquery.js"></script>
<script src="jquery.rm.js"></script>
<script type="text/javascript">

    // Variables you can pass in:
    idealLineLength: (defaults to 66),
    minimumFontSize: (defaults to 16),
    maximumFontSize: (defaults to 300),
    ratio: (defaults to 4/3)


Extended feature(s)

This plugin includes a feature for generating a typographic scale that you can apply automagically on resize.

$(document).on('responsiveMeasureUpdated', function(e, data) {
    $('.giga').css('fontSize', data.fontRatios[9] + 'px');
    $('h1').css('fontSize', data.fontRatios[8] + 'px');
    $('h2').css('fontSize', data.fontRatios[7] + 'px');
    $('h3').css('fontSize', data.fontRatios[6] + 'px');
    $('p').css('fontSize', data.fontRatios[5] + 'px');
    $('.sm').css('fontSize', data.fontRatios[4] + 'px');


(Coming soon)


Check out the examples directory for samples of the plugin in use.

Release History

(Nothing yet)


Copyright (c) 2012 Josh Brewer
Licensed under the MIT, GPL licenses.

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