You want to spice-up your web page project with self-hosted fonts?
Why not! There are a lot of resources/services which allow the use of web fonts for free, why not take advantage and make your project look more appealing.
First of all, what are web fonts? What is the difference between the custom fonts downloaded and installed on your device (laptop/pc) and self-hosted fonts?
Well, the biggest difference it the font extension for one.
Most common font extensions .
Let's talk about .htaccess file
How can we use it to :
- protect files
- protect directories
- allow or deny access
- password protect a directory
- deny IP address
Very important. Always have a backup of your files and after adding a new rule, test and see if it works. This way you'll prevent a lot of server internal errors, or if they do occur, you know which rule is not in agreement with your server.