Tags: Data uri

Introducing Drop64, ezpz data URI generator

A few weeks ago, a coworker of mine ran into some font issues. Firefox doesn’t allow cross-origin requests for web fonts, and he was using a tool called Font Squirrel to generate fonts, including data URIs. Embedding a data URI for a font (or image) inside a CSS file is a common …
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Drop64 is an easy drag-and-drop tool for generating Data URIs from any file. Check it out at drop64.com. Here’s a demo recording of how easy it is. Some benefits of Data URIs are: Fewer HTTP requests means faster page loads avoid cross-origin resource loading issues (fonts in F…
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