How To Safely Use Non Web-Safe Fonts

A big part of great design is great typography. But when it comes to web design, this can become difficult. There are only a few generic fonts such as Arial and Times that are deemed “web-safe”. Anything else, and you can’t be sure that the user has it installed on their computer and it will display properly. Most people just use images. But this causes problems from an SEO standpoint, and increases site loading times, and is unrealistic for body content. That’s why I’m going to show you a better way.

The answer lies in CSS3’s @font-face.