Posts Tagged ‘font family’

What were the top 10 most popular serif fonts of 2016?

Sunday, January 8th, 2017

Last week I wrote about the most popular sans serif fonts of 2016. This week I focus on the top 10 most used serif fonts.

According to Typewolf, the top ten most popular serif fonts in 2016 were:

  • Caslon
  • Garamond
  • Minion
  • FF Tisa
  • Freight Text
  • Tiempose Text
  • Miller
  • Calluna
  • Plantin
  • Baskerville

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Graphic Design Terms 3-4: Typeface vs Font

Monday, January 4th, 2016

Do you know the difference between a typeface and a font? These are two terms many people mix up all the time. It doesn’t help that font is used a lot in web design and for the most part, when searching online, most people use the search term “font” instead of typeface. I used both terms in my previous post when comparing typesetting and typography. It’s no wonder they are muddled since it is hard to define one without using the other term. (more…)