Category Subject Sinopsys Description Example/Values
font Shorthand property for the other font properties. The order of values is important, and is as follows: font {font-style font-variant font-weight font-size/line-height font-family;}. Any of these values may be omitted but order is important. font: bold 12px italic Verdana, sans-serif;
font-family Used to declare specific font to be used, or a generic font family in order of preference. The generic families are: serif, sans-serif, monospace, cursive and fantasy. They must not have quotes around them. Multiword font names should have quotes to avoid confusion. font-family: Verdana, sans-serif;
font-style Italic, normal
font-style: italic;
font-variant Likely to acquire more values in the future normal, small-caps
font-weight bold, normal, lighter, bolder and numeric values 100-900
font-weight: bold;
font-size Sets the absolute size (pt, in, cm, px), relative size (em, ex), or percentage of normal size.Keywords: xx-large, x-large, large, medium, small, x-small, xx-small, larger, smaller font-size: 12px;