How to Identify Fonts on the Web

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How To Identify Fonts On The Web


 Have you ever visited a website and just loved the fonts and wanted to download them for your next project. Next, you go to download the font and wonder what the name was. Gone are the times when there were only a few fonts used on the web such as Arial, Georgia etc. Previously Identifying fonts was a troublesome task, You had to email the website owner to find out the name of the font, Now its no problem, there are awesome free tools out there that you can use to find out the font from a website immediately.

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  1. Go to this website or download the chrome extension from here.
  2. Bookmark it or add the Google Chrome or Safari Extension.
  3. Go to the website whose font you want to find then click on the WhatFont Extension.
  4. Hover over the website and see what fonts are being used


  1. Go to this website.
  2. Drag the bookmark into your browser toolbar.
  3. Go to the page which you want to identify.
  4. Click on the FFFFALLBACK bookmark
  5. See what font is being used.

      But what can you do if the font isn’t on a web page but in an image?  WHATTHEFONT to the rescue.

How to identify fonts from a website or image


  1. Go to this website.
  2. Upload your image.
  3. WHATTHEFONT will then try to select the characters on the image. 
  4. Make adjustments as needed
  5. WHATHEFONT will then show a list of the possible fonts used.

 So what did you think of the ways above? Do you use any other tool? Tell me in the comments below.

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