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Try web FontFonts on any site with FontFonter bookmarklet

FontFonter

Web FontFonts are high quality, screen-optimized fonts designed specifically for web use. FontFonter uses custom CSS and other techniques to temporarily replace a site’s font styles with Web FontFonts, making it a great tool for web designers to quickly see how their site will appear using different font combinations with doing any coding.

FontFonter also offers a handy browser bookmrarklet that works in Safari, Chrome and Firefox which brings up a small floating panel to allow you to select serif and sans-serif fonts to apply the site you’re currently viewing.

Free font: Junction

Junction font

Junction includes a full character set that works as a headline or body copy

Junction is a free humanist sans-serif, and the first open-source type project started by The League of Moveable Type. Download Junction here.

Only 3 days left to get Font Genius free with purchase of Suitcase Fusion

Identifying unknown fonts in design projects just got easier. A new bundle of font tools from Extensis makes it easy to identify, purchase and add fonts to designers creative arsenal.

Until December 30th, 2011, each purchase or upgrade of the Suitcase Fusion 3 font manager for Mac, designers get the font identification tool FontGenius ($40 value) for FREE.

Free Font Genius

Grab your copy of Suitcase Fusion and get Font Genius free!

FontGenius allows designers to:

  • Identify fonts used in any picture graphic
  • Preview matched fonts, even uninstalled fonts
  • Search, download, and purchase matched fonts

Visit the bundle page for more info.

Free font: Erler Dingbats

Erler Dingbats

Click the image for Erler Dingbats direct download

This ain’t your daddy’s dingbat font. Erler Dingbats offers an upgrade to the decades-old Zapf Dingbats font that ships on every Mac. Erler cleans up some standard dingbats like the mail envelope, airplane, and pointing fingers. To see a comparison of existing dinbats and Erler Dingbats, you can view the dingbat comparison PDF file.