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Questions tagged [fonts]

Questions about matching fonts, using fonts together, manipulating fonts, font selection and font purchase and usage rights. Please use a more specific tag if available.

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Where to find Impact font (aka the Meme font) with black outline?

I'm trying to build a meme generator and I'm looking for the impact font with the black outline. Does anyone know where I can download the font to use in my app? Thanks.
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Andalé Mono font license

I am considering Andalé Mono font for a website, but I do not know the license. I did not see mention of the license here: http://wikipedia.org/wiki/Andalé_Mono Where can I find the license for this ...
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Is this a good font pair ? (Why or Why not) (Still there are copyright issues, so I uploaded partial shot)

In a recent project of an event website, I used 2 fonts as a pair. 1. Roboto Slab Bold (Mostly for Title and headings)2. SF Pro ( Mostly for paragraph and reading texts) Is this good pairing for an ...
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Force non italic font to italics around a circle

So I am dealing with a font that is not Latin which also normally does not come with an italic font option. At first tried typing around the circle that I wanted the text to surround but I after ...
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Can anyone help with Font name?

ive spent the last 2 hours or so looking for this
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Help! What font is this?

I cannot find what font this is. I've used fontspring and whatthefont and nobody can even come close to identifying it.
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How to really preview GIMP fonts?

I want to choose proper GIMP font for my purpose, so I would like to browse through all of them visually. But, having to choose GIMP font based on a single letter "Aa" (as provided by the text tool) ...
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Combine english and chinese fonts in 1 paragraph style

When formatting in Chinese text, I 'm wondering if you can create a paragraph style so the Chinese is set in 1 Chinese font, while the numbers are set in English font. So you don't need to highlight ...
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Help me identifying this font!

I'm trying to find what font is the one showed in the picture. I've already search in various sites but I don't find the exact same or at least one very similar. This font is from a logo that was ...
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Open Source alternatives to FF Tisa fonts

Recently, I have stumbled upon the FF Tisa fonts quite often and I happen to like them. Unfortunately, I have not found a matching open source alternative yet. FF Tisa Pro: FF Tisa Sans Pro: ...
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how to prevent staircasing [duplicate]

he guys, i am struggling with something for days and it is driving me bonkers. I have a letter R from which i am cutting off a piece at an angle. no problem so far. but if I go to my 100% view it ...
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Illustrator SVG export: Character after t is vanished?

I am having a weird problem, if I have a text with the character t then the next character vanishes from the exported SVG. What gives? This problem does not exist if I chose Font: Convert to outline ...
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Please help me identify this font [closed]

Could anyone please help me with this? I really couldn't find it anywhere even with automated font searches. By the way, AFAIR all of these letters are capital ones, just lowered down by resizing.
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How can I add those white lines inside the letters

I am just wondering how I can add those white, light reflection kind of lines inside the Font just how it is in the Nesquik logo in Photoshop CC
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Can't see what I'm typing in Sketch

Every time I type something, I can't see what I'm typing. It's always white with no fill.. Even if I set the font color to black, I still can't see my text when editing it.
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Minimum font size for “Jr. Poster” Billboard (5 by 11ft)

I'm planning to rent several so-called "Jr. Poster" billboards (about 5 by 11ft), displaying several paragraphs of text (black text on white background). I was wondering, what is the minimum font ...
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Script Font Identification [closed]

Can someone help my identify this font? I've looked everywhere!
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Is that a good kerning?

What do you think of this kerning? What adjustments should I make?
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Bumps on bottom of text in Illustrator

For some reason in one of my Illustrator documents, there are small bumps on the bottom of the lowercase E and C characters. The font I'm using is (I believe) built into Windows. It's called ...
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Is it possible to convert OTF font to TTF font without losing quality. If yes how?

I need to convert OTF font to TTF font without losing quality. If it is possible how can I do it?
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InDesign script to replace all fonts in a document

I realize that this can be done with the find font dialogue box but I have too many files that require this text update to make that method practical. I've tried tinkering around with GREP but I'm ...
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What are good Sans-Serif fonts for technical documentation (printed and from monitor) where characters differ from each other? [closed]

What are good Sans-Serif fonts for technical documentation (printed and from the monitor) where "I" (big i), "l" (small L), "1" (one), "!", "i", "j" look different and also other characters differ ...
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How can I identify this font or find a good substitute?

There is this site http://miracle.sega.jp/ It has a lot of embbeded fonts like "ヒラギノ角ゴ Pro W3", "Hiragino Kaku Gothic Pro", メイリオ, Meiryo, "MS Pゴシック", "MS PGothic", but I only want the font ...
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Google Font for the Caviar Dreams font

I am using this Caviar Dreams font from Nymfont.com (http://www.nymfont.com/2009/06/new-caviar-dreams-font.html) I try to find a Google Font for this one but that's hard. Is there a way to easy ...
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Alternative Font Family for text in SVG-file

Context http://tankarochkuriosa.se/documents/gone-home.svg http://tankarochkuriosa.se/gone-home-scout-symbol/ Environment SVG-file in Inkscape 0.92.3 on Windows 10 Pro x64 Problem Web browsers ...
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How to deal with inconsistent font sizes in Illustrator [closed]

Attached is a screen capture of a map I'm trying to do. According to Adobe Illustrator both "COSTERO" are the same size and font. I tried the eye dropper to get them the same. Tried copying one and ...
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How to find: Boldest font readable at a small size?

I'm not sure how to communicate this to the various font search engines online. I want something that is going to be extremely bold, like as bold as possible, so bold it almost spills out of the glyph....
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Ivy League typeface/font family - Origins and legit sourcing?

I'm a novice relative to typeface/font family sourcing. A client's style guide specifies the Ivy League typeface. I've spent an unsuccessful hour in online research trying to find the entire font ...
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What font is this and where I can find more akin to this style and what's the style name? [closed]

What is the name of this font and where can I find more fonts of this style? I also don't know what kind of font-style this is (e.g. of others, Grotesque, Neue, Slab, etc).
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Font problem when opening SVG file?

I am opening SVG files generated by D3.js code in another computer and seeing a pop-up - And the opened file in Illustrator is missing some letters (showing cross sign instead, as if the fonts are ...
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Help me identifying this round sans serif font

I've used it a long time ago and now I can't find it. I've used all font recognizers and those don't seem to work.
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What is the font used in this letterhead? [closed]

Can anybody tell the name of the font used to write the business name?
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What font is the one in this picture? [closed]

I’m trying to make a couple edited photos and found this font that I would really wanna use. Please help me out, thanks!
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InDesign substitute font pink background, except I have the font

This is similar to How do I disable or hide the pink background on missing fonts, but the problem is I actually have the font, which is KG Tangled Up In You. When the font is used with default ...
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Is it possible to have special style for special pattern in font (ttf)?

So I'm asking is it possible to have a special design for a special text pattern in a font (ttf)? So what I mean, for example, is it possible to create a TrueType font which normally all text is ...
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What is the difference between a well constructed and a poorly constructed font?

I'm speaking of both, fonts optimised for print, and fonts optimised for screens. Serif and sans-serif doesn't matter. Commercial or free — also doesn't matter. What matters is the quality of the ...
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Which font is this? Used in Cyber Fiction films

This font was used in the Upgrade movie Police Report I have seen this type being used in many cyber fiction movies. The font identification site I tried:- WhatTheFont It gave many names. But I ...
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Anybody know this geometric font, or a similar one? [closed]

I'm looking for a geometric typeface similar to the one used in the main portion of this logo.. would love to know if you recognise it or know a similar font. I've tried WhatTheFont but... I mean, ...
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Font with A without horizontal bar

I'm trying to find the font used on this website for the name of the singer https://www.lindsayell.com/ I found this one which is similar https://www.dafont.com/adam.font?text=LINDSAY+ELL But the S ...
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Which sans-serif pairs are good using typeface Foco for headlines?

I am kind of struggling with pairing right sans-serif typeface for body text. I need to use Foco for headlines for certain reasons. So far I didn't like anything I tried and I feel stuck. I would be ...
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All superscript (and subscript) font

Background I am creating an app with React Native which needs to be able to display super/subscript. For some reason, there is no way of doing this on Android because the View cannot be nested in the ...
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Why does Photoshop not render my font letter directly under its family letter?

This has bothered me for ages, a way out of the problem is to, of course, create the text in a new layer, and then position that where you need it. My question is, however, why does Photoshop render (...
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Match font for an icon

Hi I am working with bootstrap navbar and I have 4 flat icons (very sharp outline) like below : I need to make another one to show another menu option in the navbar. The new icon is only text with ...
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Differences between Proxima Nova Cond and Proxima Nova A Cond?

Trying to get this font for a client and got stuck trying to figure out the difference(s) between Proxima Nova Cond and Proxima Nova A Cond? I notice the lowercase 'a' is different (together with all ...
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Variation of proportion of non-Latin fonts

Wondering what the proportions are generally (just some rough proportions that span the spectrum) of glyphs in different non-Latin fonts. For example, I noticed that some Chinese characters are not ...
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Designing a custom font for WebGL

Wondering if it's even useful to design a font using a tool such as font-forge if you are just going to use the font in a 3D environment such as with Three.js. It seems as though the font-file isn't ...
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How to Create Compound Characters Inside a Font

Wondering if it's possible to organize a font to have features such as combining characters. Basically, I'm wondering if you can design a font in a modular way so that it can have these features: ...
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Can anyone help me identify the Japanese font (Holmes of Kyoto anime logo)?

Can anybody please help me identify the font used in the attached image. I suspect that the Japanese sample is a Dynacomware font, but I don't see a match on FontShop. Actual Japanese Text: ...
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The dimensions of a monospaced font

I have never made a font so bare with me if this is a beginner question. I am wondering what the dimensions are of a monospaced font. I understand that since it is monospaced every glyph has the same ...
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Ideas how to create oldschool gold logo similar to Labyrinth

I need to create Labyrinth style logo, but with the text "Puzzled Pint" for the small event I'm hosting. It should be similar to this: Does anyone have any tutorial? Or even some advice? I extracted ...