A font is a graphical representation of text that may include a different typeface, point size, weight, color, or design.
TYPES OF FONT
- Serif fonts
- Sans Serif fonts
- Script fonts
- Handwritten fonts
Serif fonts are the most classic, original fonts. They are named for the little feet at the top and bottom of the letterforms. Serifs date back to the Romans who flared their brushstrokes out at the top and bottom, creating what we now know as serifs.
Sans Serif fonts
A category of typefaces that do not use serifs, small lines at the ends of characters are knows as Sans Serif fonts.
Script fonts are those that mimic cursive handwriting.
Anything typefaces looks like it may have been written by hand, from fancy cursive to messy block letters, is a handwritten font.