Typography

My 12 Best Small Caps Fonts | Free Downloads
My 12 Best Small Caps Fonts | Free Downloads 1024 602 Nick Saporito

A small caps font is any font in which both the uppercase and lowercase variations of a letter are capitalized. The best small caps fonts do so while maintaining a consistent weight throughout each letter. The above image depicts both an uppercase and a lowercase letter A. Notice how they’re both capitalized though. A common…

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Free elegant script fonts
14 Best Free Elegant Script Fonts for 2018
14 Best Free Elegant Script Fonts for 2018 1024 602 Nick Saporito

In today’s post I’ll be sharing the 14 best free elegant script fonts that I’ve come across so far in 2018 that allow commercial use. This is somewhat similar to my list of free calligraphy fonts, however the main difference is that these script fonts are more formal and less whimsical. If that’s the look you’re…

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Modern serif fonts free
9 Best Modern Serif Fonts – Free Downloads | 2018
9 Best Modern Serif Fonts – Free Downloads | 2018 1024 602 Nick Saporito

Serifs are the tiny lines that tail the edges of a letter or a symbol. Serif fonts are primarily used for print and large bodies of text because they make it easier to distinguish individual characters. For whatever reason though, serif fonts don’t seem to be very popular in modern branding (with the exception of the new…

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Free calligraphy fonts
11 Free Calligraphy Fonts To Add To Your Collection
11 Free Calligraphy Fonts To Add To Your Collection 1024 602 Nick Saporito

Every once in a while I’ll do a roundup of some free fonts that I’ve been enjoying lately and share them in a post. As I’ve talked about in the past, I’m usually not crazy about free fonts because they tend to be overused and abused and come with a stigma because of it, but…

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7 Fonts You Should Never Use For Your Branding
7 Fonts You Should Never Use For Your Branding 1024 602 Nick Saporito

Today I’ll be outlining 7 different fonts that should never be used in branding — whether you’re a designer or a client — and I don’t just mean Comic Sans. Everyone knows not to use Comic Sans. These are fonts that are often overlooked. Some of them aren’t necessarily bad from a design standpoint —…

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Premium Logo Fonts – Why You Should Use Them + My Favorites
Premium Logo Fonts – Why You Should Use Them + My Favorites 1024 602 Nick Saporito

For the longest time I fell into the trap of thinking free equals good, especially when it comes to fonts for designing logos. But lately I’ve been coming around to some of the more premium logo fonts and using the free alternatives less often. Maybe being exposed to the design world for so long has…

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6 Free Awesome Fonts to Kick Off 2017
6 Free Awesome Fonts to Kick Off 2017 850 500 Nick Saporito

Last year I wrote a post outlining my favorite free fonts for logo design, but as time goes on I discover new fonts that I fall in love with and feel compelled to share with you. In this post I’m going to document 7 fonts I’ve recently stumbled upon and have really been enjoying lately.…

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Best Free Fonts for Logo Design
Best Free Fonts for Logo Design 848 310 Nick Saporito

When designing a logo, custom lettering is usually best because it offers the possibility for the strongest branding. The wheel doesn’t always have to be reinvented though. Stock fonts can work just as well, and if you think otherwise then just have a look at some of the largest, strongest and widely-known global brands that…

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