Questions about typefaces without serifs, or font-identification queries with like typefaces. Examples of sans serif typefaces are Arial, Helvetica, Verdana and Univers.

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Archer + Quaadrat Sans for a resume / CV

Is it advisable to use Archer (Hoefler) for headings with Quadraat Sans (FontFont), probably condensed, for the body of a resume / CV for someone working in teaching technology? This website ...
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Identifying similar font to Futura

Today I watched a Ted Talk, and loved the presentation. In particular the font used. I did some research and found out this looked like Futura. So I did compare the two, but there are subtle ...
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Extra emphasis on boldface, sans-serif font, with constraints on colour

I am writing a pdf report. I have the following list. The problem I have is the underline to add extra emphasis. It seems out of fashion to underline for emphasis, though I admit there's not much ...
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font similar ITC handle gothic

Does anyone know this font? I have used 3 or 4 font-finder engines and have looked through over 1100 sans serif fonts, but i can not find it. Maybe it is self made.
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Help me identify a 'techy' sans-serif typeface used in a lost project

I lost a bunch of project files with fonts in tow. I cannot identify/find this typeface anywhere. I know it only comes in 2 weights. The font is unedited. There are 2 weights: Bold and Thin I ...
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What font is “Lunar XChange” on khronos.org

I ran across a font at this link (https://www.khronos.org/vulkan/) about half way down the page for the "Lunar G" product that says "Lunar XChange". I immediately went to all the popular font ...
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Sans vs Serif: Research Studies Only

I hear all the time that "serif is better in print and sans is better on screen", but I've never seen any research backing that up. It seems like it's just based on people seeing serif in print their ...
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What is this (odd) art deco font with irregular letterforms?

I made this text for a site like a year ago and I can't for the life of me remember what font this is. I went through every font on Photoshop, checked my fonts, Identifont and What Font Is so now I ...
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What is the font name for the Sans-Serif font used in the EAT-JAPAN logo [closed]

I'm trying to identify this sans-serif font. ideas? the font was found at recipes.eat-japan.com/ Similar font I found GOGO BLACK, but without rounded edges is: ...
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Cannot identify this sans-serif font from business card

This is from a business card I wanted to digitize. I have trouble identifying this font. Its properties are quite generic, so Identifont was not really useful. WhatTheFont also did not give any ...
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Does anyone know this geometric sans font used in the Photo Bulk app?

I used this font to make a watermark using the Photo Bulk app on a mac, but I can't remember what's the name of it. I tried to find it using some web sites but none gave me the right answer. I ...
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Does anyone know the font of the Zitana logo?

What the font has no answer at all. We created the logo more than 5 years ago.
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To use Myriad pro on website, but light or other?

Sorry for my english and for my question.. (I don't know more about font) I would like to change the font on my website. I like "san francisco font" but is impossible to use it. Other option is ...
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Is there research on the preference of sans-serif fonts in printed text for Western European countries?

According to an answer on: How are Serif and Sans-serif fonts different, and when should one use one over the other? For print, in the U.S., body copy is usually set in serif, while in Europe it's ...
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Does anyone know what typeface this geometric, sans-serif font is?

Does anyone know what typeface this is? The bar on the 'G' is quite unique but unfortunately most of the font identification sites can't pick it out. It's the typeface used for the "From Japan" book ...
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What font style pairs well with geometric fonts and why?

It seems to me that geometric fonts pair well with most serif fonts and some humanist sans-serifs since they are of considerable contrast, but I don't have a lot of experience with them. Does anyone ...
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Free, screen-suited roman font to match Unifraktur Maguntia

I am currently creating a documentation for UnifrakturMaguntia, a font on which I worked in the last years in my freetime. This documentation will be rendered in two versions, one that is primarily ...
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Page header/footer in sans-serif font; body in serif?

I want to use for chapter titles/section a sans-serif font and for the normal text a serif font. To be consistent: Should page header/footer then be seen as section text (sans-serif) or body ...
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Big Sans-Serif From Aaron Draplin's Presentation

Any idea what the big sans-serif is that Aaron Draplin uses for some presentations (in the picture I'm talking about the "GRAPHIC TREASURES"/"AMERICAN UNDERBELLY" font). WhatTheFont wasn't able to ...
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Which geometric, rounded, Bauhaus style fonts are similar to this sans-serif 'Abeat by Kai'?

I'm building an iOS 8 app and would really like to use the font A beat by Kai created by Kai Buskirk. Font sample: This font is free for personal use but not for commercial use. I'm wondering ...
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Why use sans-serif at all?

When reading in some American university text books (the first example that comes to my mind being Young and Freedman's University Physics), I notice how much it uses sans-serif all over the place, ...
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Do humanist/organic sans serif typefaces work well with scientific theses and lab reports in Palatino?

I am writing a scientific thesis and prefer the headings to be set in sans serif. Do humanist or organic sans serif typefaces such as Biolinum work well in this context, in particular if the body font ...
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What is this sans serif monospaced font? [closed]

What font is this? It must be very common, it is used in Visual Studio quite often and feels very familiar.
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Styles of the Lowercase “a”

I've noticed that many posters, advertisements, etc -- as well as many fonts -- use the lowercase letter "a" as shown in "figure 1". However, I've always hand-written it as what it looks like in ...
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JAF Bernini Sans analog with cyrillic

I write large techincal documents and I am in search of a font for them. These documents sometimes need to be written in Russian, so the font should contain cyrillic letters. I have discoverd JAF ...
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What is this vintage font?

Help me I dont know what this font is. I have tried using What the font and other programs. I believe its a older PC or Windows font but not sure. Can't find it. DM
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Do you recognise this font?

Does anyone recognise this font please?
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What font is used for this “Vanity Draws Blood” text?

Really want to know what font this is: I've tried using whatfontis.com and myfonts.com. The closest I have found is these two: ...
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find font from the scanned image

I am working for my client creating his stationary printing, he wish to have the same font used in this image. I was tired searching the font, so I seek your expertise to find the font in the ...
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Term for fonts with fixed versus variable stroke widths

Comparisons between "serif fonts" and "sans-serif fonts" generally compare Times-Roman or Times New Roman against Helvetica or Arial. The presence of serifs on the former and lack of them on the ...
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What sans-serif typeface is used for this “lunch” logo?

What font type is being used on the following page for "lunch", a logo for a Meatless theme? http://themes.meatless.io/lunch/index.php I've been trying to match it and haven't been able to find ...
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Web-safe alternative to Univers?

My company uses the Univers font as its official typeface and I'm looking for a good Web-safe alternative. The options are limited, but typefaces are really my weak point and I can't tell which ones ...
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What font is used in the following image? (2014 Brazil)

What font is used in the following image?
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Help me Identify this Font?

What font is used in '&' on the image below - It'd be a great help to know, thanks for any help. :)
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Is serif necessarily related to “past” or “history” etc?

e.g A company that has a long success history and they want to depict that in their logo then would a serif be a must? Why or why not? Additionally on what criteria do you decide to use serif or its ...
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What is the name of this sans-serif typeface?

I want to use font in image "attached" but don't know what is it's name so that I can search over internet. Tell me if anybody knows the answer.
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What is the font used in the Adicto logo?

What font is used in this logo? I'd love to have this logo or a similar one. Thanks!
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A “codeanywhere” sans serif font identification

I want to purchase it to use in a commercial logo.
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Which font is used for the Mykerinos logo?

Identify this sans-serif font anyone? Thank you.
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What sans-serif font is used in this image (“Uniform Center”)

Can any one find me what font is used here . I searched for it everywhere but cant find it .
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What is the font used in Capital in the SunWise Capital logo?

Does anybody know what that elongated sans-serif font is used for the word CAPITAL? I'm sure I've used it before I just can't remember what it was. Any help is appreciated! Thanks! :)
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Need name of the font used in the Envision logo

I need to know the type of fonts used in this logo. I have searched in google from my known list but not find any of them useful.
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Identify Panini album 2014 sans-serif font?

Please some one can help me to identify this font? Is used on panini sticker's I tried with many differents font identifiers tool.
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Does anyone know what this sans-serif font is? (EAGO)

I'm trying to find this font - have wasted a few hours now - and any help would be much appreciated! Thank you!
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Identify these two fonts, on serif one sans-serif

Please someone can helpme to identify these two fonts? I have tried many different websites without success.
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Identify neon sign font in photo

just in case someone is able to recognize this, if not, doesn't really matter. I was browsing the web, came across a photo depicting an interesting font (RAMLÖSA, lower left corner). I like the ...
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What font is used in this image?

What font is used in the following image? The original image URL is https://www.flickr.com/photos/parisinfourmonths/8581256343/in/set-72157632102589845. I'm also open to any recommendations of ...
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What sans-serif font is use for this text (“POWERED BY EMAIL”)?

What is the font type in this image? It was created by a co-worker that is no longer at my company.
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Do you know what font this is?

Please can anyone help me. I have been searching for hours using all sorts of font finder applications and cannot figure out what this font is! Could anyone please help? PS Additional logo example ...
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What is the name of this light sans-serif typeface?

Can anyone help me to identify the font of this letters. Thanks in advance.