McMaster University

Faculty of Health Sciences
Web Design

Scope of Search

Web Fonts

Font Families

2007 Web-safe Fonts:

Note: Due to font availabilty across operating system platforms, fonts have been designated for web use only. Fonts are used in the order below depending on whether or not a font is available on the client computer. If the first font is not available, then the second will be used. IF the second is not available, then the third will be used. If the third is not available then the default sans-serif font will be used.

1. Verdana Verdana Bold
2. Arial Arial Bold
3. Helvetica Helvetica Bold
Default. sans-serif sans-serif Bold

CSS Font Attributes

font-family:Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;