Help Font Faces

The font family and other presentational attributes of fonts are applied in HTML code using Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) or the deprecated HTML font element.

The generic font families defined in HTML and CSS are:

Serif: The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog.
Sans-serif: The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog.
Cursive: The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog.
Fantasy: The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog.
Monospace: The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog.

The following 12 fonts are installed on both pc and mac and are considered as 'safe'

arial
abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz 0123456789
ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ !"£$%^&*()_+-=


arial black
abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz 0123456789
ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ !"£$%^&*()_+-=


comic sans ms
abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz 0123456789
ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ !"£$%^&*()_+-=


courier
abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz 0123456789
ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ !"£$%^&*()_+-=


courier new
abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz 0123456789
ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ !"£$%^&*()_+-=


georgia
abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz 0123456789
ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ !"£$%^&*()_+-=


helvetica
abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz 0123456789
ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ !"£$%^&*()_+-=


impact
abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz 0123456789
ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ !"£$%^&*()_+-=


palatino
abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz 0123456789
ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ !"£$%^&*()_+-=


times new roman
abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz 0123456789
ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ !"£$%^&*()_+-=


trebuchet ms
abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz 0123456789
ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ !"£$%^&*()_+-=


verdana
abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz 0123456789
ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ !"£$%^&*()_+-=


Font popularity on PC's