I'm looking for a site that will take a string of characters, like a name, and provide an equation that, when mathematically graphed out, draw out that string of characters on the graph.
The very standard Courier font has disappeared from my Mac OSX 10.5.8 system. [more inside]
Quick font question. Can anyone point me to a (free) font like the small caps one used in the (humourous) wedding invite here? Thanks.
Thesis font question: do I use the same font for the text body and graphs? Any serif-favorites beyond Times New Roman? [more inside]
Can fonts have multiple versions of the same character with rules? [more inside]
Please help me identify the typefaces in this phony patent medicine ad. [more inside]
Multilingual (non-)Unicode translation issues inside, from someone who doesn't know nearly as much about Unicode as she should. [more inside]
Upon my homecoming, I find my family in a nasty feud. What to do? [more inside]
Designers, type designers, font geeks - I need your help please. In the past, each "era" has had a typeface that came to represent the "spirit" of that era. Can you recommend me typefaces that you feel are poised to capture this new era we are entering...this time where computing breaks free of the desktop and we interact in new ways with "the cloud" in everything we do wherever we are? [more inside]
Okay I've got WAAAAY too many fonts in photoshop. Is there any sort of organizer plug in for it that can keep them grouped by genres or something? [more inside]
FontFilter: A font which reflects deep respect for low frequency vibrations. [more inside]
What's the best font to use for an approximately 20-page document? I'm applying for something and I need to send in a summary of the proposed project. I would normally use Times but I'm worried it's too cramped—it's really quite squeezed in there compared to other fonts. Is there a better one with a little more space? I feel like it should be common enough to be found on most machines, as I think the application will go in both electronically and on paper.
I designed a display font a few years back and released it free for non-commercial use. I occasionally get requests to use words or letters set in the font for commercial purposes. What is a reasonable amount to charge? [more inside]
A question about fonts, handwriting, and alphabets other than our Latin one... [more inside]
What is the typeface used in the subtitles of the American release of "Un prophète" (A Prophet)? [more inside]
How do I run a utility on every font? [more inside]
I would like to write in a typeface that beckons to an unreasonable future populated by ludicrous characters, yet isn't unbearable to read a few hours at a time on a 24" iMac monitor or 13" iBook laptop. [more inside]
I'm looking for either a font that simulates the logo of the CRUNK!!! energy drink, or a way to fiddle with an existing font in such a way as to emulate it. For reference here is the logo. It'd need the whole alphabet, but punctuation and lower case isn't required.
How do you avoid the "undisplayable character boxes" you see when encountering a new or unknown language script? [more inside]
Are there any vector-based barcode fonts? If not, can you recommend software for creating such a font? [more inside]
In some fonts, the lower right hand corner of a capital 'N' hangs below the rest of the base line of the font. What is this called?
Can anyone ID the font used in the title of this book?
what font is being used on this album cover? [more inside]
What is the best way to identify a font? [more inside]
Help me, font nerds! [more inside]
I am trying to make a a design based on the one used on the cover of the Bruce Springsteen album "Welcome to Asbury Park." Does anyone know of any free fonts which are similar to the ones on the original?
FontFilter: What font is used in Photoshop CS3 dialog boxes? [more inside]
Please identify this font... [more inside]
What sort of machine printed this Certification of Birth Abroad? The letters are broken up and stencil-ish, but it's no ordinary dot-matrix printer. [more inside]
My SO is about to submit her doctoral thesis. What font should she use? [more inside]
What the font? Can anyone help identify the font I used in the logo and header of this site?
I want to copy the Paper Source feel for my wedding font and motif. How can I do that? [more inside]
What font is the AOL logo? [more inside]
Is there an Outlook setting to tell it to substitute a glyph from an alternate font if the current display font doesn't have a glyph for a particular character? [more inside]
How can I replace embedded fonts in a PDF with "normal-looking" versions? I have a textbook I received from my professor for a class, and the text is incredibly hard to read. [more inside]
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Is there a website that allows you to create moveable font type vids? [more inside]
When I was growing up, the graphs in all the science books from the middle of the 20th century had a particular vector-plotted look to them. Did they use a common font (or common plotting system), and how can I duplicate that appearance now? [more inside]
[Fontfilter] Short and sweet question for you, fontaholics...what font is used in The Logo Factory logo found here? [more inside]
How do I increase the font size for Java applications using Mtoolkit AWT in Linux? [more inside]
I'm looking for a way to snazz up my documents (and in particular my thesis) so it looks a lot less like the canned default Word/Pages themes. Any suggestions on some nice looking (free to cheap) fonts and document layouts I can use anywhere from short report and research proposals to my full-blown thesis? [more inside]
[font filter] Help me identify this font. [more inside]
What is the font on this "Durham Fair" logo?
Does anyone know the typeface/font used in the Ruby and Ruby on Rails logos?