System Fonts

Using system fonts on a website is a good idea as it can significantly improve the website's loading speed and reduce the total website weight. This is because system fonts are already installed on the user's computer and therefore do not need to be downloaded. In addition, system fonts have been optimized for readability and performance, making them a reliable and efficient choice for website design.

Here is a list of the available system fonts and their availability on different operating systems:

Font Name Windows Mac Linux
Arial ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Times New Roman ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Verdana ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Georgia ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Palatino Linotype ✔️ ✔️ ✔️
Courier New ✔️ ✔️ ✔️

Generally, system fonts are easier to read as they are designed with legibility in mind. They are also higher quality compared to custom fonts, as they have been optimized for performance and are widely recognized by users.

In conclusion, using system fonts on a website can greatly benefit both the user experience and website performance. By choosing from the available system fonts, website designers can create a visually appealing and functional website that is optimized for both readability and performance.

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