Font Identifiers

In the past, we’ve mentioned some free online tools that help you identify a font from a sample, such as,, and the WhatTheFont feature at (which also has a free iPhone app!).

Here’s another: One nice feature is that you can tell it to list only free fonts, commercial fonts, or both. Also useful: it provides a long list of alternate fonts, so if you have a font you like, but want a slightly different one, you may find an acceptable option in the list of results.