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May 27, 2008

CSS Font List

While designing a simple website for a friend, I noticed that I knew nothing about the different font families I could use. While I have tons of fonts on my computer, I can’t use those on the web.

I did a quick Google search and found a small list and here it is for you.

  • ‘American Typewriter’, ‘Courier New’, Courier, Monaco, mono
  • ‘Arial Rounded MT Bold’, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif
  • Baskerville, Georgia, Garamond, ‘Times New Roman’, Times, serif
  • ‘Book Antiqua’, Georgia, Garamond, ‘Times New Roman’, Times, serif
  • ‘Bookman Old Style’, Georgia, Garamond, ‘Times New Roman’, Times, serif
  • ‘Brush Script MT’, ‘Comic Sans’, sans-serif
  • Chalkboard, ‘Comic Sans’, sans-serif
  • Didot, Georgia, Garamond, ‘Times New Roman’, Times, serif
  • Futura, Impact, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif
  • ‘Gill Sans’, ‘Lucida Grande’, ‘Lucida Sans Unicode’, Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif
  • ‘Helvetica Neue’, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif
  • ‘Hoefler Text’, Garamond, Georgia, ‘Times New Roman’, Times, serif
  • ‘Lucida Grande’, ‘Lucida Sans Unicode’, Lucida, Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif
  • ‘Marker Felt’, ‘Comic Sans’ sans-serif
  • Myriad, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif
  • Optima, ‘Lucida Grande’, ‘Lucida Sans Unicode’, Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif
  • Palatino, ‘Book Antiqua’, Georgia, Garamond, ‘Times New Roman’, Times, serif
  • Cochin, Georgia, Garamond, ‘Times New Roman’, Times, serif
  • ‘Goudy Old Style’, garamond, ‘book antiqua’, ‘Times New Roman’, Times, serif sequence