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10 Great Modern Google Font Combinations

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10 Great Modern Google Font Combinations I’ve compiled and feel free to evaluate my definition of modern:

Modern Google Font Combinations
Modern Google Font Combinations

Archivo Black / Arimo – Great for portfolios, landing pages, banners, slideshows, or even document proposals.

Nixie One / Noto Sans – A little feminine font combination that’s great for blogs, food

Bitter / Alegreya – both serif combo that’s also good for young themed blogs or websites

Archivo Narrow / Average Sans – great for corporate and small business websites

Merienda One / Merriweather Sans – good font for food or any organic related websites

Candal / Droid Sans – you can use this for product-related websites

Allan / Mako – great for gadgets websites

Cutive / Alef – good for blogs, articles, and young/modern themed websites

Montserrat Alternates / Muli – mostly used for portfolios

Lobster Two / Imprima – good for young , feminine, flat websites


10 Best Google Font Combinations You Haven’t Tried Yet

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So what do we have here? Another “top-best-professional-ultimate-super-Google-font-combinations-you-must-try-before-your-rabbit-dies“? WELL, HELL YES. The thing is, pairing fonts and make them look good together is hard as moving on from a break up. Damn..

I’ve spent 10 centuries figuring out beautiful Google font combinations so you might want to take a look. So here’s my compilation of modern font combinations and don’t forget to pass it on to your grand-kids:

Best Google Font Combinations

Font pairing summary:

1. Libre Baskerville and Ubuntu – best Serif and Sans serif font pairing. It’s like bacon and eggs. Both font families offers great variation though.
2. Bree Serif and Imprima – This pair conveys young, feminine, and modern look. So if you’re a chick, use this. Great font combination for blogs.
3. Montserrat and Pontano Sans – a great Google font combination with Montserrat. Good for young businesses, web design agency, portfolio, etc.
4. Oswald and Muli – Tall and bold header paired with thin and wide body text. This style is popular for landing pages.
5. Pt Serif and PT Sans – using the same font family will never fail you yet this is a good sample of professional font combo
6. Volkorn and Raleway (Light) – classic yet sexy pair of bold serif and thin body text. A luxury font combination.
7. Roboto Sans and Roboto Sans (Light) – same font family of sans serif gives you the young look to your site
8. Josefin Slab and Maven Pro – a feminine Google font combo. sweet and sexy! Great font for fashion websites.
9. Oxygen and Source Sans Pro – This two is not that popular but look how these two fonts look good together!
10. Paytone One and Droid Sans – a fat slab fancy headline and a flexible body text. Great for food blogs!

Conclusion: I’ve shed enough blood for this so if you have ideas to make them better, I’ll marry you.

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5 Professional-Looking Google Web Font Combinations 2013

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We, as web designers, should focus at finding the best font combinations. Fortunately, Google is there to provide us a very large resource of fonts to use. They say 95% of web design is typography. I say WOW! So I start to do some research on this ‘typography’ and we’re astonished that this is not simple subject matter to learn overnight. Here are 5 of our favorite modern web fonts combinations you can use or enhance!

1. Montserrat and Maven Pro


We usually use this combination for young, vibrant-colored websites and landing pages. The way they blend is just simple yet appealing to eyes. This is a best sample of modern font combination.

2. Arapey and Droid Sans


This combination is best used for blogs, food websites, and might work with feminine type websites.

3. Raleway and Lora


Raleway and Lora’s combination represents a high-class, luxurious figure but maintains it’s modern feel.

4. Fjalla and Muli


Suitable for professional, small business, or even blue-collar service websites. Although it’s simple and common, there’s nothing to lose when sticking with what’s the trend.

5. Bevan and Open Sans


Slabs are powerful font type for delivering your headlines and catchy taglines. Bevan is one of them. Combining it to a common sans-serif, Open Sans, makes it useful in fresh, young, and colorful portfolio sites.

There’s a lot of possible combinations out there. There are no rules. However, we need to follow some guidelines to create a great combination of font. Just don’t forget to enjoy trying out new fonts!

Let me know what you think!