Add this to your CSS now

Ever struggled choosing the right typeface for your users. Yup, here is the solution.

font-family: -apple-system,system-ui,BlinkMacSystemFont,"Segoe UI",Roboto,"Helvetica Neue",Arial,sans-serif

Let me quickly talk you through this.

-apple-system — This targets sans-fransisco on iOS and MacOS devices

system-ui — This targets any platform’s system font

BlinkMacSystemFont — This targets the apple sans-fransisco font on MacOS Chrome

"Segoe UI” — This targets windows computers and phones

Roboto — This is for Android users

Arial, sans-serif — Generic fallbacks

Where is this used?

This combination is widely used, even on Medium itself. It is used by Github, Wordpress and many more sites, so don’t miss out on your site.

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