Frequently asked questions

  • How many fonts can I use on each website?
  • How many websites can I create with my account?
  • What forms of use are permitted?
  • What forms of use require extended licensing?
  • How many accounts/logins may I have?
  • Will the service always be free?
  • Can you provide information about the availability, performance and uptime of your service?
  • Can Web pages using Web fonts be printed?
  • If a font that I’m using on my website has characters added to it or is updated in any way, how can I access the new data?
  • Can I use Web fonts with blog services such as Blogger or WordPress?
  • Will more fonts be added?
  • What languages will the Fonts.com Web Fonts font data support?
  • Does a Web font include all the characters of a standard font?
  • If I select a font that includes extended language support characters, will it cover all of the languages that the standard character set does?
  • How is the font data delivered?
  • Is the font data hinted?
  • Are subdomains supported?
  • Can I use a wildcard to address subdomains used in my project?
  • Are secure domains supported?
  • Are sites behind firewalls supported?
  • What browsers are supported?
  • Does the same font file need to be downloaded for each pageview within a visitor session?
  • In what format is the font data transmitted for which browser?
  • How is performance and uptime assured?
  • Can I host the fonts on my own server?
  • Does the solution require use of Javascript?
  • Will my fonts look different depending on the browser and operating systems of the website visitor?
  • Is the font data protected?
  • How does the "Free" tier colophon badge requirement work?
  • I’m a beginner and have no experience. Can someone help me get started?
  • How do I format the text of my website?
  • I completed the process and my page is not displaying text using my font choices.
  • What if I do not know what CSS selectors are used within my website?
  • I created an account when the service was in beta. Can I still use my account now that the beta has ended?
  • What pricing options are available?
  • What happens if I exceed my monthly page view allowance?
  • Can I download the fonts used in my Fonts.com Web Fonts project for web design workflow use?
  • What is your refund policy?
  • What happens to my account if I cancel my subscription?
  • How are pageviews calculated?
  • Can I add my own font to a Fonts.com Web Fonts project?
  • How am I billed for my subscription?
  • If I modify my subscription, how will the transaction appear on my credit card or bank statement?
  • Does Fonts.com store credit card information?
  • What kind of technical support is provided?
  • Can I continue to use fonts downloaded from my Web fonts account if I cancel my subscription or if I’m no longer using the fonts within a project?
  • If I upgrade from a free subscription to one of the paid plans, will I need to change the font selections in my projects?
  • Is the display of the Fonts.com Web Fonts badge required for use of a free account?
  • Can my Fonts.com Web Fonts account be transferred to a different user?
  • Do I need to provide credit card info to sign up for a free account?
  • Can I cancel my account online?
  • Can multiple fonts within the same family be given the same selector name? For example, can I assign H4 to the regular, italic and bold variations of a font family?
  • Will using Web fonts increase the size of my Web pages?
  • Is it possible to override a Web font assignment?
  • Can I use my desktop downloads to download the same font more than once?
  • My website is not properly displaying text using Chinese, Japanese or Korean Web fonts.
  • How do I use my Web fonts on a secure (SSL enabled) page?
  • Can my Fonts.com account and Fonts.com Web Fonts account be linked?
  • What OpenSource software is utilized?