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Jun

The top 10 fonts designers love to hate. Is your on the list?

There are certain fonts that designers love to hate for one reason or another—either due to their overuse or ugliness. Sometimes it’s because of just a few characters; sometimes it’s the whole design.

Either way, the following list, compiled by Creative Market, pokes fun the fonts designers love to hate. The following 10 fonts elicit the strongest negative reactions from designers.

Whether you are professional Graphic Designer or you simply need to choose a font for a PowerPoint presentation, choosing the right one can be difficult. Fonts play a great role in your design, so knowing which fonts not to use in your designs is a must.

Fonts designers love to hate

10 fonts designers love to hate: Times New Roman 10 fonts designers love to hate: Hobo 10 fonts designers love to hate: Comic Sans 10 fonts designers love to hate: Trajan 10 fonts designers love to hate: Bank Gothic 10 fonts designers love to hate: Papyrus 10 fonts designers love to hate: Arial 10 fonts designers love to hate: Bleeding Cowboys 10 fonts designers love to hate: Lobster 10 fonts designers love to hate: Helvetica

If you’re not sure the difference between a font and a typeface, click here. Or, if you’re after the best free fonts, click here. But if you see a font here that you love to hate—or one you don’t see but should be—share your destain on social with the hashtag #WorstFontsEver.


Source: https://creativemarket.com/blog/2015/05/26/10-fonts-that-designers-love-to-hate

Daniel is an Art Director and Graphic Designer with over a decade of experience in advertising and marketing in the Greater Toronto Area.

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