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Design a sharp typographic logo, even if all you have is TextEdit

Yes, Illustrator is better for this job. But Word, Pages, and even TextEdit will let you design an all-text logo just fine.

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How to identify a font, any font, anywhere you find it

See a great font in a logo, on a sign, on the Web, in a book? Finding its name is easier than you might think.

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Think Retro: Apple's fonts have always been as classy as its products

Take a stroll down typeface memory lane.

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How to access all the power of Apple's Fonts window, and when to step up to PopChar instead

Apple's own Fonts window has a lot of semi-hidden features, but PopChar 7 offers even more font finesse.

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Review: Extensis Suitcase Fusion 6 brings 'Fontspiration' to designers

Version 6 of this mature font management tool looks great on Retina displays too.

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Fonts review: Preview your Mac's fonts with this app's attractive interface

It won't replace Apple's Font Book, but Fonts does offer a nice way to look at the fonts on your Mac.

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Adobe releases free font: Source Han Sans

Adobe has released Source Han Sans, a new family of free, open source fonts that harmonizes East Asian and Latin font designs.