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Best Montserrat Font Combination

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We can see a lot of designers using the flat style to achieve the modern look and feel. One important factor to achieve this is to use a  google font combination that suites the modern look. Montserrat is one of the most popular font choice. However, we need to choose carefully what font that will look good with Montserrat. Although we can refer to google fonts for pairings list, here are my 4 Montserrat Font Combinations:

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Font Pairing List:

Montserrat/Muli

Montserrat/Open Sans

Montserrat/Merriweather Sans

Montserrat/Ubuntu

 

Conclusion:

Montserrat is best used for headers. It’s fat slab-type look is great for headlines, catchy titles, and also looks good even in all caps. It’s best used with thin and rounded sans serif fonts. Above are just my list. Feel free to suggest more!

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

montserrat-mavenpro
montserrat-mavenpro

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

arapey-droidsans
arapey-droidsans

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

3. Raleway and Lora

raleway-lora
raleway-lora

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

4. Fjalla and Muli

fjalla-muli
fjalla-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

bevan-opensans
bevan-opensans

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.

Conclusion:
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!