ITF (the Indian Type Foundry) has actually introduced a brand name brand-new font service to bring lovely typography to every organization totally free.
The service, called Fontshare, will recognize to anybody who has actually utilized Google Fonts. Search the font styles list, choose the designs you desire, and include them to your website.
It’s a properly designed website; there are numerous alternatives for searching, list or grid views, editable sample text, and even a type design tester.
There are 2 embedding choices offered, you can connect to Fontshare’s API, or you can download the typefaces in OTF, WOFF, and WOFF2 formats for self-hosting– thinking about the so-far untried nature of Fontshare’s CDN, the latter alternative is more secure till the service
has actually run for a couple of months. All of the typefaces on Fontshare are owned by ITF, and there are no strategies to extend the service to cover other foundries. As an outcome, there are far less font styles readily available than on Google Fonts. The font styles’ quality is regularly exceptional and greater than numerous proffered by Google’s service. ITF is so positive in its workmanship that letters exist with their details so you can analyze their curves.
Fontshare presently boasts 50 typefaces, and moving on, ITF has actually vowed to make 25 % of its Latin typefaces offered totally free. It’s an incredibly generous gesture and one that can just benefit the style neighborhood.