It seems as though most websites use non-default fonts these days and who can blame them? System fonts are all pretty boring and custom fonts add a bit of flare and freshness to a site's design. The problem with using custom fonts, however, is they can really slow down your site load. Font files are large, can require separate font files for bold and italic, and can block rendering if the developer doesn't work around them. Let me show you a strategy for faster font loading!