What are the most supported fonts across mail clients?

Many fonts are designed to be 'web safe' while some fonts are specific to the operating system; not counting fonts that are entirely custom. When sending to users across multiple platforms, you may see some of your font selections adjust based on which fonts are supported on the mail client or operating system.


Sans Serif "Web Safe" fontsThe below fonts are your best bet for Sans Serif fonts that are compatible with most (if not all) platforms.

  Outlook (2016) Outlook for Mac Apple Mac Mail iOS Mail Android Mail Gmail


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Arial Black

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Trebutchet MS

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Serif "Web Safe" fontsNormally your best bet for Serif fonts that are supported across most platforms.

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Times*  yes.png  yes.png  yes.png  yes.png yes.png  yes.png
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* - Not currently supported through the Bananatag Email Designer
** -- Support for this font may vary between specific versions or builds of the mail client

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