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Website Font Face/Size You Like The Best?
olimits7

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Msg#: 4072258 posted 9:40 pm on Feb 1, 2010 (gmt 0)

Hi,

I currently have "Verdana" set on my site with font size mainly varying from 2 or 3...However, I'm thinking of changing the font face to "Arial".

What font face and sizes do you currently use on your website?

Thank you,

olimits7

 

tangor

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Msg#: 4072258 posted 12:04 am on Feb 7, 2010 (gmt 0)

Pretty much gave up on pixel based layout years back. KISS method in use these days: h1 150%, h2 120%, h3 120% ITALIC, body 1em, Copyright 80%, small body 90%. Works for me. Seems to work for most resolutions from 800x600 to 1680x1050. Don't know too many running the higher resolutions at full screen, but then again, I don't know everybody! :)

rocknbil

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Msg#: 4072258 posted 3:08 am on Feb 7, 2010 (gmt 0)

(Google "why not to use Verdana".....)


Off topic, but I find it interesting that one of the prominent results leads to a page bearing "W3C validation" with a background that renders it nearly illegible. Sweet irony.

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