Web Sites with Free Fonts or Shareware Fonts, Page 2 of2
High quality free fonts or dingbats, shareware fonts or dingbats, or a combination of these can be found via the Web sites listed below (page 2 of 2). All or nearly all are available for immediate download. You'll find only good, top quality, well-organized Web sites listed here.
Within this section:
- Web Sites with Free Fonts or Shareware Fonts:
Page 1 Page 2 (below)
- Link Resources to More Freeware, Shareware Font Sites(below)
Also within Fonts:
- Fonts Home
- Font Foundries (2 pages)
- Pixel Fonts, Screen Fonts (1 page)
- Fonts for Education, Teaching, Learning (1 page)
- Euro Symbol Fonts and Information (1 page)
- Foreign Language Fonts, Non-English Language Fonts (1 page)
- Music Fonts: Music Notation Fonts, Music Dingbats, Band Fonts (1 page)
- Font, Typography Tools, Software, Utilities (1 page)
- Newsgroups About Fonts (1 page)
- About the Fonts Section Listings
Below you'll find Web sites from J through Z. Web Sites with Free Fonts or Shareware Fonts, Page 1 began the listing with sites from A through I.
Jazz style free text fonts and music notation symbol fonts. “ These fonts try to match the typical, famous handwriting-styles of THE REAL BOOK and THE NEW REAL BOOK. I've tried to capture the natural aesthetics of the original fonts in TrueType format, in order to refine my own scores with this authentic Jazz look...” Available for PCs and Mac.
See also WebsiteTips.com's Music Fonts section, Music Notation Symbol Fonts, Music Dingbat Fonts.[Fonts by Jochen Pietsch.]
- Jeff's Fonts and Dingbats
Incredibly gifted Jeff Levine offers over 100 of his own amazingly clear and terrific dingbat fonts, and about a dozen fonts, alphadings, and some dingfonts, too.
(Note: If his site's server is down, there are many of his dingbats featured at the Dingbat Pages here). He has dingbats, for example, on so many themes, such as apartment life, art supplies, auto store, banking, bookshelf titles, buttons and switches, doctor's office, envelopes, floor tile patterns, fun in the sun, gone postal, grocery items, graphic arts, Jewish culture, law and order, making music, lounge lizards, office wit, school daze, silhouettes, symbols, thrift store, trinkets, time pieces, and many more.
- Katgyrl®'s Fontain of Youth
Beautifully done site, easy to navigate. Shareware, Freeware Fonts with good graphic examples. Fonts, dingbats, seasonal; font utilities and managers; links to more sites.
- Larabie Fonts
Over 350 free fonts (PC and MAC versions) made by the incredibly talented Ray Larabie. New fonts added regularly. Deluxe versions also available at low prices. Well worth the visit!
An entire Web site for MAC fonts! Provides resources to sites with MAC fonts, discussion lists, and other MAC font related information.
- The MacIntosh Font Vault
by Erik Carlson, an entire Web site devoted to freeware and shareware fonts for the Mac. Large collection here. Categorized, samples, easy navigation.
- MathType: Equation Editor Tips & Tricks
Already built into many word processor and desktop publishing programs, this site provides tips and tricks for using the Equation Editor. Also available at the site is a more fully featured version of MathType. Mathtype also makes the equations into .gif images for your Web pages. See samples at Mrs. Glosser's Math Goodies.
- Musical Notation TrueType Fonts
Music notation fonts especially created for word processing programs. “MusiQwik and MusiSync are original True Type fonts that depict musical notation. Each music font may be used within a word processing document without the need for special music publishing software, or embedded in PDF files. These fonts work with Windows, Mac OSX (not 9 or earlier), and some Linux.” For Windows, Mac, Linux.
See also WebsiteTips.com's Music Fonts section, Music Notation Symbol Fonts, Music Dingbat Fonts.[Fonts dated 01/13/2008, by Robert Allgeyer.]
- Old Typewriter Fonts
Clean, clogged, out of ink, sharp, old, unusual — dozens and dozens of fonts reminiscent of typewriters. Well done archive site of typewriter fonts assembled from all over the Web in one place by Richard Gallagher, with graphic samples of all. True type fonts only.
More than 150 free fonts (Macs and PC) by the talented Jakob Fischer, and well known on the web. Well organized collection and fun to browse through his site (great graphics!). Links to more resources, too.
- TrueType Fonts by Curtis Clark
Created by Curtis Clark for Windows and Mac, you'll find ancient alphabets and mythic symbols, scientific and technical fonts, info on fonts installation, creation, utilities, and links. Interesting, excellent site.
Some of the fonts: Celtic ogham, Elder futhark, Linear B, Moon phases, Woolbats, Female and Male Symbols, pie charts.
- Type Oasis
A great selection of high quality fonts that you don't see everywhere. Fabulous site.
- Typographer's Website
Postscript (T1) fonts by Dieter Steffmann. Wonderfully high quality postscript fonts available. English version of site. German version also.
- Urban Fonts
Exceptionally well organized, great selection of free fonts as well as commercial fonts. Main categories: free fonts, free dingbats, buy fonts, new fonts, top 100 fonts, favorite fonts. There's also a blog and an online forum. Font categories include: 3D, Adventure, Arabic, Asian, Beveled, Brush, Calligraphy, Celtic, Chinese, Comic, Computer, Curly, Decorative, Dirty, Distorted, Dotted, Embossed, Famous, Fire, Foreign Lang, Funky, Futuristic, Gothic, Graffiti, Greek, Handwritten, Headline, Holidays, Japanese, Modern, Monospaced, Old English, Old Fashioned, Outline, Pixel/Bitmap, Retro, Rounded, Russian, Sans-serif, Scary, Serif, Sophisticated, Square, Stencil, Typewriter, USA, Various, Western. [UrbanFonts.com.]
- Wanted Fonts
An exceptionally well done freeware, shareware font site. Find fonts by category, alphabetical order, author, or search. All fonts have clear, clean, simple samples. Includes Asian, casual, dingbats, dingfonts, entertainment, grunge, graffiti, pixel, retro, and many, many more. Top-notch. [by Surf Solutions, wantedfonts.com]
- Who Fonted?
Well done site with hundreds (maybe more!) of fonts and dingbat fonts. They're all categorized and have samples of each free font available there for immediate download. [Web site owned and managed by Lauren Brown.]
Link Resources to More Web Sites with Freeware, Shareware Fonts
- Font Pages, by Luc Devroye
Compiled and annotated by Luc Devroye. An incredible resource, well known within the font world followers. Categories: by language, freeware/shareware, music fonts, postscript fonts, typography, metafonts, Luc Devroye's fonts, mathematical fonts, software, specialized fonts (astrology, chess, AutoCAD, barcode, braille, children's handwriting, comic/cartoon, dingbats, erotic, fraktur, horror, map and travel dingbats, math, MICR, Morse, music, phonetic, playing card, runes, science fiction, sign language, signature and logo, typewriter). You could spend days checking out all this. Very valuable, helpful resource.
- Fonts: Free Collections
From the Desktop Publishing section by Jacci Howard Bear, About.com. Categorized and alphabetized annotated links and information. Great source.
- Free Font Fiesta
Mary Forrest's large annotated font listings. Great.
- Free/Shareware Fonts
From the Graphic Design section by Judi Litt, About.com (formerly The Mining Company).
- Links to Font Related Web Sites
Over 2,000 font sites listed at Dennis Palumbo's site - Mac, PC, TrueType, Type 1, shareware, freeware, commercial, font links, information about fonts. All alphabetized with icons indicating which type as noted previusly. [Web site by Dennis Palumbo]
- The Original Fonts Ring!
Annotated listing of font designers' sites with original fonts, whether freeware, shareware, or commercial. Growing list.
- Shareware and Freeware Fonts