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Font Face Guide

Introduction
The problem with assigning a font to a web page is you never know if your viewer will have that font. The following is a list of browser-safe fonts that should be available on the different platforms. These fonts are the ones supplied by Apple for the Mac, by Microsoft for Windows, and by Microsoft for Internet Explorer (Windows and Mac).

Internet Explorer Fonts
andale mono
arial black
comic sans ms
georgia*
impact
minion web*
trebuchet ms*
verdana
webdings*
( * = as of IE 5 )

Windows System Fonts
abadi mt condensed light*
arial black*
book antiqua*
calisto mt*
century gothic*
comic sans ms*
copperplate gothic bold
copperplate gothic light
courier new
lucid console*
lucida handwriting italic*
lucida sans unicode*
news gothic mt*
ocr a extended*
symbol
tahoma*
times new roman
verdana*
webdings*
wingdings
( * = as of Windows 98 )

Mac System Fonts
apple chancery*
capitals*
charcoal
chicago
courier
gadget*
geneva
helvetica
hoefler text*
monaco
new york
palatino
sand*
skia*
symbol
techno*
textile*
times
( * = as of System 8.5 )

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