An excellent use of a web font to complete a great design

Bridget and i both found the Sante Fe Institue website striking:

Science for a Complex World - SFI

A large part of that was the font, which was defined in the CSS as:

Chap Regular,Helvetica Neue,helvetica,arial,sans-serif

Clearly, it’s loading a web font with the special look, Chap Regular.

I found the font in question:

and it got me thinking about custom fonts again.

In particular, better options for the new Agaric site.

See lists of libre fonts.