About JAF Facit WebBuy
JAF Facit Web evolved out of JAF Facit, and was redesigned specifically for screen display. Compared to the original design, the x-height was increased and the descenders shortened. The bold version in particular is somewhat lighter and wider – the increased counters aid legibility particularly on screen.
All fonts are manually hinted, making JAF Facit Web a real workhorse and a strong candidate as a more refined replacement of Verdana.
The hinting makes JAF Facit Web render very well even in environments where webfonts often fail, such as Windows: