The ever expanding world of font options on the web

By Brent Nieder on April 17, 2013

Not long ago there were only about 10 system fonts that consistently worked cross browser/machine or otherwise known as “web-safe.” These fonts were on every machine library so it was “safe” to use them because you knew they would appear correctly on your site. Today, we have a multitude of options for how to handle web typography. Here are a few free options for you to take a look at —

Embed your fonts using font stacks:

@font-face


fontsquirrel

Google Web Fonts

Typekit

Download free fonts to use:
Dafont

1001 Free Fonts