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Tech Stuff - Web Font Rendering Experiment

We had cause recently to play around with fonts for a web application and were surprised at the rendering quality of some fonts on some browsers. These pages were built to test a selection of fonts . This page simply displays the default CSS font families (serif, sans-serif, cursive, monospace and fantasy) at a set of point sizes. And this page displays the same data using supposedly common fonts (Times New Roman, Georgia, Courier New, Tahoma, Arial, Verdana, Trebuchet MS ) at the same set of point sizes. Viewing these pages with a variety browsers lets you investigate browser font support and rendering quality.

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