The Designers Foundry

The Designers Foundry (TDF) is a hand-picked international team of type designers with an aim of providing designers from all backgrounds with a quality resource of curated fonts. Whilst they don’t have a huge library, there are some gorgeous typefaces available at extremely competitive price points.

Lost Type

Lost Type is a Collaborative Digital Type Foundry. Operated and managed by Riley Cran, Lost Type is the first of its kind, a Pay-What-You-Want type foundry. Since 2011 Lost Type has been a source for unique typefaces, with a collection of over 50 different faces from contributors all over the world.


Created by Jesse Chase and Jason Chen, FontReach is an online tool that shows you the most popular fonts in use online. As well as listing the most popular fonts, you can also search for specific fonts to get the relevant data.

Hype For Type

Hype For Type has grown into one the best platforms for discovering some great fonts from some of the most creative type designers around. Here you can find hand-crafted typefaces that can really help give your website and brand its own identity and flavour. You can browse font categories such as Techno, … Read more


Wordmark is a great tool for helping you choose a typeface for your next web project. To use the site you simply enter a word or phrase in the top text box and click load fonts. You will then be presented with your chosen text using all of the fonts that you … Read more


Founded in 2013 by Jeremiah Shoaf, Typewolf is a superb resource with a focus on all things typography. Here you can find web font recommendations and appropriate pairing suggestions. There’s also a neat web fonts ‘in the wild’ section that showcases websites that have well-considered typography. The actual fonts used are also … Read more


FontShop has a huge collection of over 150,000 fonts from the worlds leading type foundries. Web fonts are well-catered for, there’s also a collection of free fonts and various guides and typographic resources.


Linotype is one the oldest names in the design industry with a heritage that includes some of the most famous typefaces of all-time. They have a comprehensive collection of fonts alongside a wealth of typographic-related articles and guides. is the biggest typographic marketplace on the planet. Owned by Monotype, it offers more than 150,000 desktop and web font products for you to preview, purchase and download. You can also learn about new typeface releases and discover typographic tips and techniques. There are a number of reasonably priced subscription plans … Read more

Process Type Foundry

Process Type Foundry started out way back in 2002 and have a number of world-renowned type designers working for them including Eric Olsen, who originally set the company on it’s path. There aren’t a huge range of typefaces available, but the ones they do have are top quality, and include famous offerings … Read more