September 2009

12 free fonts sites.

TheLanceLife has collected a dozen sites providing fonts for free. All sites allow you to search through their archives and download free fonts usually in both windows and mac format. Worth bookmarking.

17 trendy Slab Serif fonts for free.

Slab Serifs have being emerging as a nice trend, used in casual and dynamic layouts. Snap2Objects just L-O-V-Es them, so expressive and strong, combined with high contrasts can make a layout pop out. He’s sharing 17 trendy ones with you.

30 new (free) Grunge fonts.

Its been a while since DannyOutlaw did the first free grunge fonts post. So, while he had some free time in paradise, he thought he would do another one. While there are not quite as many as the first post, these are just as good. He provides a link to the original post.

76 dirty, extreme and creative free Grunge fonts.

Grunge, dirty, fancy typography and artworks are a very popular design trend these days, so 1stWebDesigner wanted to showcase the most popular and professionally executed fonts available for free. Unleash your dirty side and create some fresh designs mixing font size, color, textures together – try something new if you haven’t done it yet!

20 free high quality Script fonts.

As with all free fonts, it’s often hard to find really good ones. But ThinkDesign has managed to compile a very good list of free Script fonts, from handwritten to grunge. He’s including a preview and download link for each font. They are all free for commercial use, but check the licensing just to be sure.

Free font: League Gothic.

League Gothic is a revival of an old classic, and one of our favorite typefaces, Alternate Gothic No.1. It was originally designed by Morris Fuller Benton for the American Type Founders Company in 1903. The company went bankrupt in 1993. And since the original typeface was created before 1923, the typeface is in the public domain. TheLeagueOfMoveableType decided to make their own version, and contribute it to the Open Source Type Movement. It’s free, not only in price, but in freedom.

30 Thin and Light fonts that should not be free.

Thin and Light fonts are font types good for alternative logo design. However, looking for good thin and light fonts for free is so hard, because most of them are just for commercial use. Aext loves them so much that he would like to share with you a list of 30 thin and light fonts. They’re beautiful.

Ten beautiful and free must have serif fonts.

If you are looking for new interesting fonts, here is a collection of ten beautiful, free and must have serif typefaces for web and print. This collection at Woork includes Medio, Jura, Fontin, Sling, Calluna, Lido STF, Salernomi, Novello Pro, Steinem, TeX Gyre Schola.

50 awesome free fonts for professional design.

Good graphic designers don’t underestimate the importance of typography in their work. Classic fonts from major foundries are great, but if you want to vary often, they are too expensive for freelancers. These free fonts at DesignReviver will allow you to bring some variety in your designs without spending.

Seriously useful free grunge fonts.

Grunge fonts can probably mean different things to different people, but really grunge means dirt (besides being a really interesting music style from the 90s), and that is just what Grunge Fonts is all about. Good Grunge Fonts are normally wrecked, cut in pieces, hammered etc. and they just look like time and weather have worn them out. Check out these freebies at TripwireMagazine.