Fonts

Are you looking for some new fonts to spruce up tired pages? Find help choosing holiday or special occasion themed fonts for your next project as well as a wide selection of free fonts found on the web.

Finding Great Serif Fonts for All Occasions

Do you know the difference between a serif font and a non-serif font? When you see little hooks on the bottoms and tops of letters, it’s a serif font. Times New Roman is probably the best known example. Learn where to find more fonts than you could ever imagine; each one here downloads for free!

What Not to Do With Fonts: A Pictorial Guide

When used correctly in a design, no one should really notice your font choice. If they do you’ve either got a lover of fonts on your hands or you’ve done something so terribly wrong your font choice sticks out like a sore thumb. Don’t be a victim. Follow our pictorial guide of what not to do.

Great Examples of Font Usage Done Right

Choosing the proper font for your next project can add some serious “WOW!” factor, as well as tie together a great design into something more. Check out these fantastic examples where the designers nailed the font choice, making for a cohesive, eye-catching finished project.

Samples of Sans Serif Typefaces in Five Classes

Named for what they don’t have, sans serif typefaces (no serifs; flags on tips of serif fonts) are used in websites, signage and documents we see every day. In five basic classes, the following samples of sans serif typefaces show why their clean lines partner perfectly with other, more artsy fonts.

Serif versus Sans Serif Fonts: What’s the Difference?

Anyone who has spent a decent amount of time in a word processing or desktop publishing program has come across a number of typefaces to choose from, including the choice to use a serifical font or a sans-serif font. But what is the difference between serif and sans serif? Read on to find out!

What Is Kerning? Kerning and Kerning Pairs Explained

Ever get asked, “What is kerning?” Not kurling… that’s an Olympic sport. We’re talking about type fonts and how to make them more beautiful and easier to read. If you use type fonts very often, you’ve noticed that sometimes letters don’t fit together very well. Kerning lets us overcome that issue.

The Best 10 Free Calligraphy Fonts

Calligraphy is the art of artistic penmanship that dates back through ancient culture. Nowadays, modern calligraphy is used in graphic design to create both beautiful and functional pieces of art. If you’re in a bind and need free calligraphy fonts, we’ve assembled the top 10 for your consideration.