Best websites for cool free fonts to download

Submitted by n8coder on Thu, 05/07/2009 - 02:07

This is a list of best -most free- font sites for webdevelopers and screen/graphic designers. The list is sorted by popularity(Google-Pagerank and Alexa) and usability(easy to find/navigate, categories, tags, preview, download speed, less ads, friendly design etc). Most of sites have options for both Microsoft Windows and Apple Macintosh.
The most popular site for free fonts and premium fonts for both pc and mac(8967 fonts and top100 etc). There are also search options, order alphabetically and categories like Fancy, Cartoon, Foreign look , Techno, Gothic, Pixel, Basic, Script, Holiday...
Alphabetically well organized searchable site with more than 10.000 free fonts to download or buy all at once for 20$. There is also an ajax custom font preview. Categories are: 3D, Animal, Arabic, Army/Stencil, Asian Bitmap/Pixel, Brush, Calligraphy, Celtic, Christmas Comic, Computer, Curly, Decorative, Distorted Dotted, Famous, Fire, Gothic, Graffiti Greek/Roman, Handwriting, Headline, Horror, Ice/Snow Italic, LCD, Medieval, Mexican, Modern Old English, Old School, Outline, Retro, Rock/Stone Rounded, Russian, Sci Fi, Typewriter, Western.
All 9968 free typefaces in 3000 categories, well organized, searchable
8000 free fonts, organized by tags, categories and letters.
over 13,000 Free Fonts with preview, search, cats, rate and list of popular fonts. Top10: Amaze Normal, Scriptina, ALS Script, ChopinScript, DalyHand, AdineKirnberg Regular, 3 theHard way RMXfenotype, Susie's Hand, Coca Cola ii, Walt Disney Script, Black Chancery
Thousend of free TrueType and PostScript fonts for both MS Windows and Apple Macintosh. Categories and search.
Many ads on site. Search & cats.
Huge library of free tt fonts with good search options.
Spanish and english site offers search, download, rate free fonts. You can also buy commercial fonts.
5000 free fonts. Site in brasilian portuguese and english.
You have to click three times to enter site. No text preview. Download all PC fonts and dingbats (5489 font files) Download size 179 mb
A big library of free fonts and a font community. Most fonts are uploaded by a bot and uncategorized. Current categories: Brandname, 3D, Creepy, Standard, Handwriting, Stamped, Script, Serif, Fancy, Dingbats, Letter Bats, Bubble Style, Pixel Fonts, Stencil, Digital, Unusual, Outline, Gothic, Display, San Serif, Slab Serif, Architecture, Techno, Celtic, Foreign, Cutesy, Deco, Western, Groovy, Curly, Eroded, Typewriter, Uncategorized
Nearly 100 selected free fonst. There are also commercial fonts on site.
Many ads on site. Free fonts, searchable.
Working like an old search engine, which searching fonts from other sites
Free fonts, could be better organized. Not much information about site on the index page.
Free fonts.(in german)

Paid services
Selling Mac PS, PC PS, PC TT. Just 2 free fonts.
Selling fonts
Make Your Own Handwriting Fonts and buy them.
Selling fonts
Selling fonts for average 20$, organized by tags.
Selling 159.279 Fonts, some of them are really expensive: for 499€