jesse_the_k: uppercase Times Roman "S" with nick in upper corner, text below reads "I shot the serif." (shot the serif)
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Font Squirrel is a great place to go when you're looking for a new font for a project, website, or reading application.

Like many font sites, you can browse by style like "serif" or helpful tags like "corporate" or by language like "Hebrew."

But you don't even have to search for "FREE" because all the fonts on the site are ready to download, most of them with webfonts as well as desktop, application, and ereader licenses. Many are as lovely as the ones I pay hundreds for at commercial foundries.

They also have an "almost free" section listing bargain fonts.

https://www.fontsquirrel.com

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Date: 2017-09-07 03:42 pm (UTC)
lilysea: Mischievous (Mischievous)
From: [personal profile] lilysea
That is a GREAT icon! ^_^

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Date: 2017-09-07 04:37 pm (UTC)
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From: [personal profile] brithistorian
That's a wonderful resource! Thanks for sharing.

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Date: 2017-09-07 05:28 pm (UTC)
luzula: a Luzula pilosa, or hairy wood-rush (Default)
From: [personal profile] luzula
Do you often pay hundreds of dollars for fonts? *boggles*

Or maybe you do website work or something where that kind of thing is what you do--it is just not a part of my daily needs. : )

Re: I wish I set prices in the font market

Date: 2017-09-08 05:50 pm (UTC)
luzula: a Luzula pilosa, or hairy wood-rush (Default)
From: [personal profile] luzula
Oh, I understand that making fonts is probably a lot of work! It's just that the thought "maybe I'll buy a font today" is something that would never occur to me. But I appreciate that it must be an art and a subject of geekery, just one that I know nothing about!

Although now that I think of it, I do have a preferred font that I use when I write a document--it is Constantia.

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