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ace2296 says

Does Google find the cufon text just as easy as the regular formatted text?

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VisualSharing says

As far as I know, Google doesn’t use so much javascript when crawling (or at a least very basic one, for some security checks).

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Ivor Envato team says
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Kriesi says

No Seo Impact, other than the fact that your site will load a little slower with 2 additional javascript files added. allthough google takes page loading speed into account I can’t really imagine that it will really effect the outcome of a search…

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VisualSharing says
(...) allthough google takes page loading speed into account I can’t really imagine that it will really effect the outcome of a search…

Yes, a while ago Matt Cuts said that when page loading starts to affect the SERP , it would take into account loading times of about 3+ minutes ( = server timeout? :D ).

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Ivor Envato team says

I hate Cufon, I really do. I use font-face as much as I can. Anyways, that’s not the question :) you should read this – http://blancer.com/tutorials/25019/cufon-seo-friendly-sifr-fli/

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wizylabs says
I hate Cufon, I really do. I use font-face as much as I can. Anyways, that’s not the question :) you should read this – http://blancer.com/tutorials/25019/cufon-seo-friendly-sifr-fli/

same ere, and as far as I know @font-face is supported in all browsers used by 2day starting from IE7 so I can’t really see any need in using cufon instead unless the font doesn’t look good with @font-face

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bitpub says
http://tinyurl.com/2b8jhwt ;)

Ivor you must have divided by zero or something because the first search result for the link you pasted is this thread :D

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Kriesi says
http://tinyurl.com/2b8jhwt ;)
Ivor you must have divided by zero or something because the first search result for the link you pasted is this thread :D

Damn… I am stuck in an infinite loop :P Hope firefox crashes soon so I can go to bed :D

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SplitV says
I hate Cufon, I really do. I use font-face as much as I can. Anyways, that’s not the question :) you should read this – http://blancer.com/tutorials/25019/cufon-seo-friendly-sifr-fli/

I believe there is a time and place for both. Many fonts/sizes will render really poorly in IE using font-face.

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