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What font is used on CSS Tricks…

  • # December 18, 2009 at 8:25 pm

    …More specifically at the bottom of the right-hand column, and is used on several small images, such as the "hosting by mediatemple", "mobile by mobify", and "website monitoring by are my websites up?".

    I know many sites use the same or similar font for really small textual graphics, but I’ve just not been able to located it.

    Anyone know?

    # December 19, 2009 at 2:21 am

    What? They use fonts here? No…. I don’t believe it. That’s like 1998. pshh…

    srry…

    Yes… What you need is Firebug. Right Click on offending font, and click inspect element. This will help you find:

    Code:
    font-family:Georgia,Serif;
    # December 19, 2009 at 2:34 am

    Er… if you read the entire post you would see that it’s actually a font inside an *image* that I’m wanting to know about.

    And yeah, I have firebug already… :D

    # December 19, 2009 at 2:42 am

    Well don’t I feel sheepish…

    I’m not totally sure what font he used, but I have a feeling it might be a common one. Check out this post: http://funbytebitstop.wordpress.com/200 … h-verdana/

    *Edit: Or it may be this one: http://kottke.org/plus/type/silkscreen/index.html *

    Hope that actually helps ;)

    # December 19, 2009 at 3:31 am

    Nice… I believe the second link you gave nailed it! Whatever the case, I think it shall just do the trick.

    Thanks!

    # December 19, 2009 at 11:39 am

    You’re Welcome! Now I don’t feel sheepish.

    # December 19, 2009 at 4:00 pm

    Check out the free pixel fonts on DaFont

    # December 19, 2009 at 8:50 pm

    Hmmm – also a very good suggestion – Thanks Chris!

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