Fonts: Abril Fatface and Average
Beautiful Web Type Combinations
A showcase of great typeface combinations from the Google web fonts directory.
There are so much typefaces in the Google web fonts directory. Many of them are awful. But there are also high-quality typefaces that deserve a closer look. Below are examples of these typefaces in action. Hover for name of typeface and click the texts of examples to get the typeface from the Google web fonts directory.
Fonts: Istok Web and Lora
satirical writer, essayist, historian and teacher (1795 – 1881)
Ein guter, edler Mensch, der mit uns gelebt,
kann uns nicht genommen werden,
er lässt eine leuchtende Spur zurück
gleich jenen erloschenen Sternen,
deren Bild noch nach Jahrhunderten
die Erdbewohner sehen.
Fonts: Pacifico and Arimo
is widely considered to be one of the best sport climbers in history (1960 - 1992)
Man geht nicht nach dem Klettern zum Kaffeetrinken, Kaffeetrinken ist integraler Bestandteil des Kletterns.
Fonts: Nixie One + Ledger
American entrepreneur, author
Poor people have big TV. Rich people have big library.
Fonts: Rancho and Gudea
Penguins mate for life. That doesn't surprise me much because they all look alike. It's not like they're going to meet a really new, great looking penguin someday.
Fonts: Bree and Fira
When I was younger, I never really was interested in Computers. OK, games like Sid Meier's Pirates!, Defender of the Crown, or To be on Top were games I loved to play on the C64.
Today I run beyond tellerrand, an event for the (web) community. I do this full-time and as a one-man-band ever since it started and I love it.
Fonts: Fonts Bevan and Pontano Sans
Graffiti an Hauswänden in New York
Ein Mensch hinterlässt immer Spuren. Es ist auch kein Mensch ohne Schatten …
Man vergisst, was man nicht vergessen will, und denkt an das, was man lieber vergessen hätte …
Fonts: Lobster & Arimo
English business magnate
Screw it, Let’s do it!
Fonts: Nixie One and Ledger
Man glaubt, einen Mensch in der Ebene zu kennen und nach drei Wochen im Gebirge stellt man fest, dass alles ganz anders ist.
Fonts: Bree Serif and Open Sans
physicist (1879 - 1955)
I am enough of an artist to draw freely upon my imagination.
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.
Fonts: Sansita One and Kameron
English poet and songwriter
Disobey. Defy. Take your own time. Fly.
Fonts: Cantata One and Imprima
writer and dramatist (1952 - 2001)
Human beings, who are almost unique in having the ability to learn from the experience of others, are also remarkable for their apparent disinclination to do so.
Fonts: Muli and Playfair Display
Leonardo da Vinci
painter, sculptor, architect, musician, scientist, mathematician, engineer, inventor, anatomist, geologist, cartographer, botanist, and writer whose genius, perhaps more (1452 - 1519)
Simplicity is the