Questions about the small lines attached to the end of a stroke in a letter or symbol, such as when writing is separated into distinct glyphs for a typewriter or typesetter. A typeface with serifs is called a serif typeface (or serifed typeface).

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Can you suggest illustrator tutorial to attain the following serif font effect given in the image below

How can i recreate the following serif font effect given in the image in illustrator?
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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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What font is used for Swire's logo?

This is an image of the Swire logo font. I have been asked about this font for use and am trying to find it. I thought I had the font but have since changed machines and can no longer locate it. A ...
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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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What is the font used in Evangelion's intro screen?

what's the font used in the eye-catch scene? Some suggested that it is "マティス EB" http://fontworks.co.jp/font/classic/matisse/EB.html#cont02 Also, what's the font used in the following covers?
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Best serif web font for wide variety of scripts/glyphs

I'm developing a site with mixed content in a bunch of different scripts, mainly Latin, Cyrillic and Hebrew. There's also content in languages such as Lithuanian with an interesting variety of ...
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What font type was used in book found on post in stackoverflow?

I need identify this font (or similar) (please only free-fonts, google fonts will be preciated). Similar fonts will be also upvoted because really helps me too. Thanks in advance.
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Is Marcellus a serif font?

I was searching for serif fonts on Google Fonts and happened across Marcellus. However, if I were shown it out of any context, I'd call it a sans-serif font. I can see small hits of what might be ...
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Can you help me identify this italic, serif font?

Can you help me identify this font
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Can someone identify this font?

Can someone tell me what font was used for the text in the scroll banner at the bottom of the image? Thanks!
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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 is this name of this serif font used in late-70s / 80s advertising?

This is a typeface I recognize from late-70s / 80s advertising and would love to get my hands on it.
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Identify decorative font

I am trying to identify the following font but have come to a dead end. The closest I have been able to get are: ITC Century Handtooled ITC Garamond Handtooled Volume Walburn Tooled Walburn Tooled ...
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What is this grungy textured font? [closed]

I need to recreate something in the same font that the previous designer used but I have no idea what font this is.
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Serif font identification

I am looking for the name of the font in the picture. Any idea will be highly appreciated. Btw, I have closely observed and matched it with Times New Roman but its not that(Some of the serifs do ...
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What is the name of the typeface used in the Soldsie logo?

Can anybody please tell me what typeface this is in the image? I need it for a logo that I'm going to be making.
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Can someone Help me Identify this Font?

This is the font that i can't manage to identify.. or to find a close one. If someone can help me. Thanks
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Which font is used for Oakley's “A Story of Disruption” video?

What might this typeface be? It's used throughout this video. I'm primarily looking at the 'A', 'V', and 'W'. Any similar fonts would be great.
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Which font is used for this Cyrillic text?

I was given the task to engrave an inscription in this font: Click image for full size But I have no clue what is written in it nor what font it is written in... Can anyone help me discover what ...
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fonts with equal weight and perfect circles

I am attempting to find a font that meets this criteria: I need it to be geometrical (the circles in the lowercase "d" to be a perfect circle) I want the fonts to be single weight throughout. As in ...
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Does anyone recognize this font?

If anyone could help identity this font, it would help tremendously. Thanks in advance.
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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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Which font is used for Dr. Kuldip Kular's election ad?

I'm a newbie and can't figure out what font is being used in the image below. Please help.
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Which serif font is suitable for a manual and best matches Arial for length of text?

I have a manual here, designed in Arial font. Arial has to be changed to a serif font. At this moment I've chosen Garamond. But now the number of pages increases. Of course it isn't possible to stop ...
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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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Which classic serif font is this one?

Hello! I'm looking for the name this font! Any ideas?
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Anyone know the name of this serif font?

Anyone know this font? Or a similar one?
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What font is used in this CoffeeSmith sign?

What is the font / typeface is it in the image? (or any similar ones)
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How are Serif and Sans-serif fonts different, and when should one use one over the other?

What is the difference between these fonts, and what are some typical examples of why one might be used over another?