Sitepoint has a blog entry listing 30 great free font resources. New fonts are a great way to start a new logo or branding scheme.
http://www.yourfonts.com/ will convert your handwriting into a font you can download and use on your web site. It can add a “personal touch” to your site.
Sitepoint had a good article regarding font stacks. I wanted to summarize the font stacks below (mainly for myself): Times New Roman-based serif stack: Cambria, Hoefler Text, Utopia, Liberation Serif, Nimbus Roman No9 L Regular, Times, Times New Roman, serif Georgia-based serif stack: Constantia, Lucida Bright, Lucidabright, Lucida Serif, Lucida, DejaVu Serif, Bitstream Vera Serif,[…]