How To: Find Out The Fonts Used in a Webpage

What is the easiest way for us to find out the fonts which are used in a webpage? Firebug and Webkit Inspector are for developers. But if you want to know the easiest way, then this post is for you.


There is a chrome extension, that would help you in this task. WhatFont is an extension for Chrome, which let you know what font is used in a webpage by just hovering over it.

This simple and elegant extension makes is highly simple to find out the fonts. All you need to do is,  just hover over a webpage, image or anything you find on the web, it let you know the font used in it. It also detects the services used for serving the web fonts. WhatFont Supports Typekit and Google Font API.

It also has Bookmarklet apart from a Chrome extension, which can be used in other browsers.. Once you install the extension, click the icon near the address bar and hover the mouse pointer over the image/webpage to find out the font used.

Download Link

[WhatFont Chrome Extension] [Get Bookmarlet here]

Do you know a similar extension ? or any other trick that would help to find the fonts easily ? Share it with us !