remark-dropcap

0.1.7 • Public • Published

remark-dropcap

Remark plugin that generates accessible, cross-browser Drop Cap typography markup for the first letter of the first paragraph from your markdown.

Syntax

Input Markdown:

# Hello World

When in the course of human events.

Things go wild.

Output HTML:

<h1>Hello World</h1>
<p>
  <span aria-hidden="true">
    <span class="dropcap">W</span>hen
  </span>
  <span class="invisible">When</span>
  in the course of human events.
</p>
<p>
  Things go wild.
</p>

Install

npm install --save remark-dropcap

Usage

const unified = require('unified')
const dropcap = require('remark-dropcap')

unified().
  use(dropcap, {    // defaults
    dropcapClass:   'dropcap',
    invisibleClass: 'invisible'
  })

Styling

Example CSS classes to get you started:

.dropcap {
  color: red;
  float: left;
  font-size: 5rem;
  line-height: 3.5rem;
  margin: 0;
  padding: 0.5rem;
}

/* hide visually from eyes, but not aurally from screen readers */
.invisible {
  clip: rect(1px, 1px, 1px, 1px);
  height: 1px;
  overflow: hidden;
  position: absolute;
  top: auto;
  white-space: nowrap;
  width: 1px;
}

Test

npm test

License

MIT

© 2019 Brev Patterson me@brev.name (https://brev.name)

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