Typography is the most important part of print and digital design. Every day we unknowingly see hundreds of fonts. In books, apps, websites, social media posts, and on street signs... Typography is everywhere.
Believe it or not, people make fonts. Design them to be exact. Thousands of typeface designers and type foundries exists to this day carrying on the age old practice of evoking feeling through typography.
So yes, all those digital fonts you scroll past were created by human designers. And we can use their fonts in different ways to tell different stories. When you succeed in choosing a great set of typefaces for your design, everything feels right. Good type more clearly tells your story.
Hayden Mills created the website in 2013 and continues to run the website to this day. Fontpair couldn't be what it is without a dope team behind it. We all work part-time on it from time to time as a passion project. If you'd like to help out hit us up!