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I working on a website - goodmorninghomes.com

The site looks perfect in all browsers including internet explorer but not in mozilla and the problem is the different fonts. I have included some custom fonts through @font-face CSS property and they are working properly in all browsers but not in firefox. The firefox console doesnt even show any problem. I just cant understand why this is happening.

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Will take a look now, bare with me! I've seen snails move faster than your website. Taking 20secs-30secs to load on chrome and firefox...... Maybe consider speed testing your site and getting a new host? – Simon Hayter Jan 30 '13 at 17:09
It's working a little faster now, web host most of been doing something or overloaded. – Simon Hayter Jan 30 '13 at 17:11
It seems fine here, tested in all browsers. – riseagainst Jan 30 '13 at 17:15
Perhaps provide a screenshot of what it should look like and what it looks like for you in Firefox? – w3dk Jan 30 '13 at 17:30
Posted fix, please ensure you post on the correct site and give more detail of the 'EXACT' Problem as it took awhile for me to find what you was referring to as you have many fonts on that page and other people won't even bother looking though your code. So give better examples as W3D suggested. – Simon Hayter Jan 30 '13 at 17:37
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Your find that neither Chrome or Firefox is rendering Ambient via the @Font-Face and what is happening is that the Crusive Font is rendering slightly different in Firefox than Chrome (Very Little Difference, but its using Crusive not Ambient, Fix posted below)

Chrome, and Firefox render fonts differently from one another so sometimes you notice no change, little change or sometimes noticeable change. The font that is being used is Cursive and not Ambient because this is not setup right.


<div class="grid_6" id="call">Call: 099 XX XX XX XX</div>


#call {
font-size: 18px;
color: #a27780;
font-family: ambient, sans-serif;


@font-face {
font-family: 'ambientmedium';
src: url('ambient-webfont.ttf') format('truetype');
font-weight: normal;
font-style: normal;

Now if you pay attention and take a look at the @Font-Face for a second your notice that it uses the font-family 'ambientmedium' yet you are calling up on the font-family: ambient.


#call {
font-size: 18px;
color: #a27780;
font-family: ambient, sans-serif;


#call {
font-size: 18px;
color: #a27780;
font-family: ambientmedium, sans-serif;


You should consider using better FONT Compatibility, Your currently limiting your site to browsers than understand TTF there are versions and different browsers that can't work with TTF. You you add additional fonts to allow maximum compatibility - You want to use ttf, of, svg and woff. You can convert your fonts here: http://www.font2web.com/

Furthermore and finally this question is more suitable for Stack OverFlow ;)

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Thanks for figuring that out. I never realized that the font is not working at all. That was a silly mistake on my side. And about posting at the right place, i honestly never really understood the which site is exactly for what kind of questions :\ – ishan Feb 1 '13 at 9:47
Hi Ishan, Things like JavaScript and CSS are better suited Stack Overflow - while webmaster related things are suited for here. It can be pretty confusing at first but your soon get the swing of things. I'm glad I could of been help. Enjoy the Fix ;) – Simon Hayter Feb 1 '13 at 12:45

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