Let’s say you came across an amazing font on a website while browsing the internet. You want to know about the font so that you can probably use it on your own blog. In such situations, how do you identify fonts on a particular website ?
There are a lot of tools available that help you to identify fonts across websites. We will talk about a very easy to use tool called as Fount.
Identify fonts using Fount
Fount is a free tool that lets you identify fonts very easily. It will tell you about the font that you are actually seeing on a particular web page. In addition to the font name, the tool will also tell you about the font size, weight and style.
Using the tool is very simple. Once you navigate to their website, you will notice the Fount button as shown below.
Just drag the Fount button into your bookmarks bar.
Once you have added the bookmark, you are ready to identify fonts with this tool. Clicking on the Fount bookmark will turn your cursor into a crosshair. You can point this crosshair at any text to identify fonts that you might be interested in. Once you have pointed the crosshair on a text, just use the Left-click of the mouse to get the font name and other details which will be highlighted on the top right hand side of you screen as shown below.
This is how you can easily identify fonts on any website. Hope this post was helpful for you guys. Do let us know your thoughts in the comment section below.