Today, we’ll be looking at some of the best free font resources out there that are free for commercial use. There are tons of websites to download typefaces on the web, however some of these websites tend to favour quantity over quality.
Besides the obvious places to download fonts from places such as DaFont, we’ve accumulated a small list that we turn to before we go anywhere else, and we thought we’d share it with you.
Google Fonts is always a safe bet when searching for project fonts. Download font families to use in design files or grab scripts to put into your code. The best part about Google Fonts is the you can link any of their fonts in their library to your CSS. And Google is well.. Google, you'll never have to worry about your their site going offline and you no longer being able to use your preferred font.
Font Squirrel offers a database of all the free fonts your little heart could possibly desire. In our opinion, it's the number one best place to find quality, free, commercial use fonts. Unlike some of the other websites on this list, all of the fonts provided on this website are available for commercial use. So you don’t have to worry about filtering your search. However, if you do want to venture into the premium font market and expand your options, they offer a small handpicked list of some quality fonts.
Font Flame is Tinder for fonts. I know, cool right? Whether you're looking for inspiration or you're just plain bored, you can swipe along until you find one that captures your heart!
People who submit fonts on this site seem to be talented solo designers — the kind of people you see on Creative Market. You will need to spend a little longer on this site to find the diamonds in the rough.
The go-to place for designers to show off their work, online portfolio platform Behance is a brilliant place to find free fonts. Whether you want a slab serif, script, tattoo or handwriting font, you're sure to find something that suits here. While, not all of them are free for commercial use, you'll be able to find a fair few gems that are.
An online marketplace for community-generated design assets, Creative Market offers free goods each week, which includes a free font. The design changes each week and is only available for a limited time period – a brilliant way to build up a library of different font styles.
So there you have it, our list of the best free font resources out there that are free for commercial use. If you have any more suggestions or feel like we’ve missed one, comment below or send us a message.