Font Samples

Some people will just select a font because it looks good.  Others study fonts.  When studying a font it’s helpful to have comparisons. These are font samples for Caveat, Oswald Extra Light, and Fjalla. Which one do you like the best and why?  

Adobe Caslon Pro

What better way to end the week than with a new font to add to your library?  Fonts are your friends, and on Fridays it’s important to spend time with your friends. In my book, A Heritage to Follow: Lucius Clark, I had to choose a font, and it was a bit of a toss up. …

Google’s Product Sans Font

What better way to end the week than with a new font to add to your library?  Fonts are your friends, and on Fridays it’s important to spend time with your friends. In earlier posts we’ve covered Google’s Roboto and Apple’s San Francisco.  Both were released in 2015, and both seemed to be each company’s…

Roboto

What better way to end the week than with a new font to add to your library?  Fonts are your friends, and on Fridays it’s important to spend time with your friends. The Roboto font family was released in 2015 the same year as Apple’s San Francisco font, but of course it wasn’t Apple releasing…

San Francisco

Among the newer fonts in my inventory is Apple’s San Francisco which is the default font on iOS devices and the new MacBook keyboards.  This font replaced Helvetica Neue as Apple’s default font and for good reason.  @Kadavy breaks down the improved performance on screens as well as other aspects of the font in his…