24 June 2011

Spiffy&Awsome tip: What type of font is good to convert from text to pdf/ html

Most suitable generic font family  is a monospace font (like   Courier, Lucida Console) , because each character has the same width, which is necessary if you want keep the original formatting of the plain text file.

Source: Bruno Lowagie -  iText in Action (2nd edtion)