MyFonts.com Announces Webfonts for Web Designers
Unlike the Google Font Directory, which uses the Google Font API to enable developers to use webfonts like this:
This sentence is using the Orbitron fontthe webfonts from MyFonts are purchased and hosted on the designers website. The prices for fonts range from $10 on up, depending on the volume of traffic the site typically receives (fonts are sold based on the number of pageviews the site(s) that use them are expected to receive). For instance, a font that sells for $10 can be bought strictly for desktop use, or it can be purchased for website use on a site that typically receives 10,000 pageviews a month.
While the large number of fonts will likely be very appealing to designers, the cost basis for large sites is substantial (the same $10 font has an option that comes with unlimited pageviews--for $160).