I used Dancing Script in an email, thinking that another script-like font or at least something attractive would be substituted in cases where the font was not available - but many people received an email with the text in Comic Sans, which is just awful. The email was a huge embarrassment. Is that a problem on CC's end or with individual email programs?
We do have a feature request in to make fonts more customizable, and to improve the formatting to increase the consistency across devices. Ultimately each device can read the coding differently, and some devices will simply have a different display than others, sometimes with unfortunate results. Putting extra coding in to ensure that consistency can sometimes lead to too much HTML in the background, which can cause even more extreme problems though. We'll continue working on ways to improve consistency and add more font options, but ultimately if you're using a non-standard font, there's no guarantee that it will display the way you want in all email clients.
Aaron_H Community & Social Media Support
Did I answer your question? If so, please mark my post as an "Accepted Solution" by clicking the Accept as Solution button in the bottom right hand corner of this post.
You're not alone on your email marketing journey. Connect with a Marketing Advisor to see how they can help you develop the right strategy for your business and get the most out of your Constant Contact experience.
You can post a new message in the Community or find us on Twitter Mon-Fri 8am-8pm ET, Sat 10am-8pm ET, & Sun 10am-6pm ET. We've got real people waiting to help you out. Click below to start a conversation!