The foundational YUI Fonts CSS file offers cross-browser typographical normalization and control. Fonts CSS:
Offers full A-grade browser support.
Provides consistent font sizing and line-height.
Provides appropriate cross-OS font-family degradation paths.
Supports user-driven font-size adjustment in the browser, including cross-browser consistency for adjusted sizes.
Works in both "Quirks Mode" and "Standards Mode."
Video: The YUI CSS Foundation
In this 42-minute tech talk from October 2007, YUI senior engineer and CSS component author Nate Koechley provides a holistic introduction to this and all of the YUI CSS components. [iPod/iPhone compatible download also available.]
To use Fonts, include the following source file in your web page with the link element: