“free” fonts

by judyko

This is a great series of posts from the Font Feed about the actual free-ness of free fonts:

An Introduction to Free Fonts

Fonts don’t just magically appear out of nowhere, typefaces are actually designed by real human beings.

Free Fonts: Free Is Not Always Free

Fonts are licensed – they are creative works

Free Fonts: Technical And Artistic Quality

The majority of free fonts are of inferior quality. You get what you pay for.