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     There are times you'll just the right font and it won't be included in PowerPoint. Here's some solutions. * indicate the sites I frequent.
     A ligature occurs where two or more graphemes are joined as a single glyph. Ligatures usually replace consecutive characters sharing common components and are part of a more general class of glyphs called "contextual forms" where the specific shape of a letter depends on context such as surrounding letters or proximity to the end of a line. The links below provide some additional information concerning ligatures:
Free fonts have met their match. We know how hard it is to find quality freeware that is licensed for commercial work. We've done the hard work, hand-selecting these typefaces and presenting them in an easy-to-use format.
The majority of fonts on this website are freeware, but a small percentage are shareware so if you decide to keep any shareware fonts please register them. Registration information can be found on the readme.txt file attached
Font Diner Since our launch in 1996, we set out to make the highest quality retro fonts available! In less than 10 years, we're pleased to announce over 2,000,000 unique visitors have enjoyed a visit to our little place on the web! Thank you diners for your continued support!
Font Foundry Welcome to the Font Foundry. We understand that type remains an integral part of design, that's why we have one of the largest collections of freeware and shareware fonts available. The Font Foundry provides high quality type by skilled designers, including insights into the background of typography and elements of design.
PCFonts.com The premiere site for all your PC font needs.
Acid Fonts You will find 4700 free fonts available. The pages show graphical examples of the fonts. To download the fonts you require, left click on the font graphic of choice.
MyFonts MyFonts is your complete online source for finding, trying, and buying fonts. Purchased fonts are available for immediate download. With 75,618 fonts on one easy-to-use web site and the best search tools in the business, MyFonts is sure to help you find the perfect font! MyFonts has sold 6,996,430 fonts.
Fonts.com It’s a new decade, and a new world of typography is on the horizon. Remote server access and font embedding will dramatically expand the library of fonts. We anticipate a golden age of consistency and creativity.
Linotype.com The Linotype library has been around for over 100 years and is known for its professional, high-quality typefaces.
ITC Fonts ITC Fonts offers a balanced mix of classic and contemporary text and display designs, including a large variety of calligraphic and handwriting fonts.
FontHaus Founded in 1990 and online since 1994, FontHaus is where you can download the finest text, display and script fonts online from the most important foundries in the world.
Fontshop Founded by Erik Spiekermann and Neville Brody in 1989, FontShop is the original independent retailer of digital type. We offer more than 100,000 fonts from dozens of expert-selected foundries, including our house brand: FontFont.
Veer Veer provides visual elements for use in professional creative work, such as graphic design, motion design, advertising and filmmaking. Our products include stock photography, illustration, typefaces, and unique merchandise.
Create your own fonts

FontStruct is a free font-building (font creator font/designer) that build by famous font retailer FontShop.

Fontstruct equipped with easy to use user interface so you can quickly and easily create fonts constructed out of geometrical shapes, which are arranged in a grid pattern, like tiles or bricks. Be creative and create your own fonts store it to gallery and share it to the others. Once you’re done building, FontStruct generates high-quality TrueType fonts, ready to use in any Mac or Windows application. You can download another user fonts and custom it with your own style and variations.


FontForge -- An outline font editor that lets you create your own postscript, truetype, opentype, cid-keyed, multi-master, cff, svg and bitmap (bdf, FON, NFNT) fonts, or edit existing ones. Also lets you convert one format to another. FontForge has support for many macintosh font formats.