If you're a regular reader here at CSS-Tricks, chances are good that you're familiar with using web fonts. You may even know a few useful tricks to control how fonts load, but have you used the CSS
font-display property in CSS is newly available in Blink-based browser. It gives us the same power found in browser features such as the Font Loading API and third party scripts such as Bram Stein's Font Face Observer. The key difference, though, is that this capability is also now a CSS feature.