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Cool Font Pairings

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The Real Helvetica: A Designer Restores the Original Font - Steven Heller - Life Helvetica wasn't always the cold, rational typeface it is today. For the first time, someone is bringing back its beauty. In which camp are you? Those who cannot get enough Helvetica, the world's most famous sans serif font, or those who have had more than enough. One cannot be neutral about this neutral typeface. Christian Schwartz, a partner in the type foundry Commercial Type, is steadfastly an Helveticaphile and on June 7 his restoration of the original Helvetica, "Neue Haas Grotesque," will be released by Monotype Imaging.

15 Outstanding Sites to Find Awesome Fonts If you are a web designer chances are you are in love with fonts, one could even call the love you have for them an addiction. While it is true that many of you may need a font intervention we can guarantee you won’t get that here. See, we are what therapists might call an "enabler". With that said, we present to you the best sites on the Web to check out and download fonts…enjoy! 1. Addictive Fonts

Pixel Proliferation: A Toolset For Managing Screen Resolutions In the digital world, change is constant. The device landscape is always changing and the device types are proliferating. With the increasing demand for more fluid and responsive experiences, it is becoming an even more arduous task to keep all of the device resolutions and screen sizes straight. So we have packaged up our set of tools that help us stay current and we are offering it for download. The device landscape is diverse, bordering on splintered. Screens vary in physical size and aspect ratio.

Help & FAQs Problems downloading fonts or registering We support the following browsers: Firefox, Google Chrome, Safari, and Internet Explorer. You must have cookies enabled in your browser in order to download fonts or register at FontSpace. For help with enabling cookies, click here. Open Font License (OFL) You are here: Type Design Short URL: Overview Documents Current version - 1.1 Translations Using the OFL History Community review OFL fonts Details and rationale FLOSS-friendliness The 4 FSF Freedoms DFSG compatibility OSD compatibility "Human readable" version and visual representation Terminology Visual representation Attribution Share Alike Embedding DerivativeRenaming BundlingWhenSelling New version of the OFL-FAQ available: version 1.1-update3 There is a new version of the OFL-FAQ (version 1.1-update3) available based on feedback from the wider open font design community. Various sections have been clarified but the main changes are mostly related to web font use and modification. There is also a separate discussion paper on Web Font and Reserved Font Names.

Best Free Fonts Archive How to install fonts About Icon fonts About Webfonts Submit free fonts Love our site? Tell a friend Name Mail to My email Slide in Captions <figure class="cap-left"><img src="yay.jpg" alt=""><figcaption> yay!!! </figcaption></figure> Free Fonts, Free Fonts Mac and Pc, Download Free Fonts Free Fonts For Mac or PC Welcome to the Mike's Sketchpad Free Fonts Archive. Simply click any of the alphabet links shown above to reach the first page for each letter. At the bottom of each page are links to remaining pages for each letter of the alphabet. Additionally, at the bottom of each page is a "Previous" and "Next" page link. These free fonts are from font designers who offer their creations as either freeware, shareware or emailware.

WhatFont Bookmarklet « Chengyin Liu ← Back to Chengyin's main page What is the easiest way to find out the fonts used in a webpage? Firebug or Webkit Inspector? No, that's too complicated. Typographer's Glossary Serif: Serif's are semi-structural details on the ends of some of the strokes that make up letters and symbols. A typeface that has serifs is called a serif typeface (or seriffed typeface). Some of the main classifications of Serif type are: Blackletter, Venetian, Garalde, Modern, Slab Serif, Transitional, and Informal. Circular Discography Template with jQuery Today we want to share a simple website template with you. The template will show some discography or music albums in a rounded fashion, rotating the albums when clicking on next or previous. When clicking on an album, we will open the album details view which contains a music player (jPlayer) and […] View demoDownload source Today we want to share a simple website template with you.

65 Beautiful Fonts You Can Download For Free Freebie 65 Beautiful Fonts You Can Download For Free by Alex on Aug 9, 2012 • 9:43 am 11 Comments