Well designed blockquotes / pull quotes / external references?
August 14, 2017 1:31 PM   Subscribe

I'm working on the design for a website. Can you point to any websites that have an excellent style for block quotes / extracts from external references, pullquotes, citations, and similar elements? I am hoping to find some inspiration.

I'm particularly interested in sites that do a good job of integrating smaller sections from longer external sources, as I am almost certain there has to be an innovative way of exposing the relevant information.
posted by Nonce to Computers & Internet (3 answers total) 5 users marked this as a favorite
 
Your requirements aren't totaly clear to me, but you may be interested in the story "Host" by David Foster Wallace, as presented by The Atlantic.
posted by rhizome at 1:48 PM on August 14


I'd take a look at webtypography.net.
posted by wolfr at 2:29 PM on August 14


I love Smashing Magazine for this type of stuff, and they have a selection of nice examples.

Block Quotes and Pull Quotes: Examples and Best Practices
posted by matcha action at 2:56 PM on August 14 [3 favorites]


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