History of @font-face

Last update 2011-05-24 21:23:33 Creation date 2010-05-24 03:28:04
  • Text selectable
    yes
    Accessible
    yes
    Text scalable
    yes
    Loads quickly (no FOUT)
    yes
    Posted 2011-05-24 21:23:33 by selfthinker
  • Description
    CSS standard to define the fonts to use.
    Posted 2010-07-03 05:14:32 by Seralo
  • Pros
    + l'accessibilité est conservé
    + supporte unicode
    + supporte toutes les variations de style sur la police
    Français Posted 2010-07-03 05:10:07 by Seralo
  • Description
    Standard CSS qui permet de définir des police de caractères non standard.
    Français Posted 2010-07-03 04:54:20 by Seralo
  • Difficulty to setup
    easy
    Cons
    - no common font file format to use across all browsers
    - some formats are heavy to download
    Pros
    + accessibility is maintained
    + full unicode support
    + font style support
    Posted 2010-07-02 02:42:43 by Seralo
  • Internet Explorer
    oui 4+ (EOT, WOFF (IE9) fonts)
    Firefox
    oui 3.5+ (TTF, OTF, WOFF (FF3.6) fonts)
    Français Posted 2010-05-28 02:32:25 by Alexis
  • Font licensing issue
    nécessite d'avoir les droits de la police
    Pros
    + accessibilité est conservé
    + supporte unicode
    + supporte toutes les variations de style sur la police
    Cons
    - il n'y a pas un seul format de fichier commun pour assurer la compatibilité de partout
    Description
    Standart CSS qui permet de définir des police de caractères non standart.
    Français Posted 2010-05-28 02:25:03 by Alexis
  • Website
    http://www.w3.org/TR/css3-fonts/#the-font-face-rule
    Posted 2010-05-24 03:58:28 by Alexis
  • Pros
    + accessibility is maintained
    + full unicode support
    + full font style support
    Posted 2010-05-24 03:54:42 by Alexis
  • Pros
    Posted 2010-05-24 03:52:06 by Alexis
  • Font licensing issue
    need font rights
    Posted 2010-05-24 03:31:07 by Alexis
  • Description
    CSS standard to define the fonts to use.
    Website
    http://www.w3.org/TR/2008/REC-CSS2-20080411/fonts.html#font-descriptions
    Pros
    + compatible with most browsers
    Cons
    - no common font file format to use across all browsers
    Additional link
    http://www.fontsquirrel.com/fontface
    Character set
    unicode
    Internet Explorer
    yes 4+ (EOT font)
    Firefox
    yes 3.5+ (TTF, OTF, WOFF (FF3.6+) fonts)
    Safari
    yes 3.1+ (TTF, OTF fonts)
    Google Chrome
    yes 4+ (TTF, OTF fonts)
    Opera
    yes 10+ (TTF, OTF, SVG fonts)
    iPhone/iPad
    yes (SVG font)
    Posted 2010-05-24 03:28:05 by Alexis
  • Mode
    item
    Name
    @font-face
    Viewer
    Public
    Editor
    Public
    Category
    Webmaster
    Posted 2010-05-24 03:28:04 by Alexis
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