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Downloadable Web Fonts

Downloadable font formats for the Web. See also: Web Font Optimizer (visit in anything except Firefox). 2009 will be an exciting year for typography on the web, particularly when Firefox 3.5 comes out this summer. Hat tip: Mark Wubben.

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An interesting tool, this Web Font Optimizer. I’ve been using a special font in my header for quite a while now. That takes a while to load. Would be great if this tool allowed upload and processing of individuel fonts as well.

I highly recommend cufón, which is a great and very easy to use alternative to sIFR and FLIR, I’m no programmer, and had it up and running in 5 minutes.
info + download:

[…] Matt recently mentioned his interest in Web fonts, and there are certainly some rumblings in the standards community to get the ball rollin’ again. Not to say that there was a complete cessation of making Web fonts available readily, but attention has been paid to so many other things in the community… […]

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