The Ultimate Font Guide is an easy to use guide that explains how to use downloaded fonts. The manual covers all the basics from installing, different formats, usage of fonts and of course how to access PUA encoded glyphs & characters.
This guide is a work in progress and will be extended over time. This guide will not go too deep into technicalities and is purely aimed at providing a quick start for new users. We love to help you out and always appreciate feedback so feel free to get in touch if you have any questions or remarks. Make sure to bookmark this guide for easy access and share it whenever you see someone struggling with fonts!
- The basics: What are fonts and how do I use them
- Different font types and styles
- Difference between font formats
- Definitions: what are glyphs, ornaments, ligatures, alternates, …
- PUA Encoded Fonts
- SVG Fonts
- Installing fonts
- Using installed fonts