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The only fonts you will ever need


Fonts are just important as the graphics, colors, and images in creating and solidifying a professional brand or a good product. Delivering a great user experience doesn’t just mean just delivering a great design or content. It also means that content should be easy to read. And this is where typography plays an important in design. Now you have thousands of fonts to choose from which can be overwhelming but trust me you only need a few to get by. If these were the only font you ever used, everything would be just fine.

1. Futura
2. Open Sans
3. Gotham
4. Helvetica
5. Proxima Nova
6. Lato
7. Montserratv
8. Playfair Display
9. Didot
10. Georgia

01. Futura

Futura is a geometric sans-serif typeface designed by Paul Renner and released in 1927.

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02. Open Sans

Open Sans is a humanist sans serif typeface designed by Steve Matteson, Type Director of Ascender Corp. This version contains the complete 897 character set, which includes the standard ISO Latin 1, Latin CE, Greek and Cyrillic character sets. Open Sans was designed with an upright stress, open forms and a neutral, yet friendly appearance.

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03. Gotham

Open Sans is a humanist sans serif typeface designed by Steve Matteson, Type Director of Ascender Corp. This version contains the complete 897 character set, which includes the standard ISO Latin 1, Latin CE, Greek and Cyrillic character sets. Open Sans was designed with an upright stress, open forms and a neutral, yet friendly appearance.

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04. Helvetica

Helvetica Font, also known as Neue Haas Grotesk, is a Sans-serif typeface that was founded in 1957 by Swiss designer Max Miedinger. This is one of the most used fonts out there because it's easy to read, even from a distance.

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05. Proxima Nova

Proxima Nova (2005) bridges the gap between typefaces like Futura and Akzidenz Grotesk. The result is a hybrid that combines modern proportions with a geometric appearance. Since the mid-2010s, Proxima Nova has become the most popular commercial (paid) font on the web, used on thousands of websites around the world.

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