Fonts Used In Logos of Popular Websites

Fonts Used In Logos of Popular Websites

This roundup was gathered through a combination of top notch Google-ing and What the Font?-ing. Midway through my travels across the internet, I stumbled upon a Web 2.0 logo font roundup, which is worth a look as well.

You’ve seen these fonts, now you get to learn their names:

Twitter – Pico Alphabet (Modified)

Twitter

Digg – FFF Forward (Modified)

Digg

Cork’d – Triplex

Cork'd

Vimeo – Black Rose

Vimeo

Grooveshark – FF Nuvo

Grooveshark

Envato – Agenda Italic

Envato

Tuts+ Network – Lubalin Graph

Tuts+ Network

Last.fm – National (Modified)

Last.fm

Technorati – Neo Sans Medium

Technorati

Flickr – Frutiger Black

Flickr

Purevolume – Avenir Book

Purevolume

Youtube – Alternate Gothic No. 2

Youtube

Basecamp – Whitney

Basecamp

Facebook – Klavika (Modified)

Facebook

Engadget – Engadget Font (Close Match)

Engadget

Google – Catull BQ

Google

Yahoo – Yahoo Font

Yahoo

Hulu – Futura MDd BT (Modified)

Hulu

Bebo – Neuropol (Modified)

Bebo

TMZ – Amelia

Tmz

The ONION – Eagle Bold

The Onion

Mapquest – Cheap Motel

Mapquest

Linkedin – Myriad Pro Bold

Linkedin

Skype – Helvetica Rounded Bold

Skype

Revision 3 – VAG Rounded Black

Revision3

Hunted, Tagged and Released Back Into the Wild

For those of you wishing to be font pioneers and create or identify logos for yourself, I would highly recommend checking out What the Font? as well as our previous article 25 Font-tastic Type Resources for Web Designers. I’ve done my best to be as accurate as possible and link to the free font downloads when I could, but please let me know if I missed anything. Also leave your thoughts and comments below, I appreciate them.

Want more famous fonts? Check out Fonts Used In Popular Band Logos for more well known typography!

Posted Tuesday, July 14th, 2009 · Back to Top

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