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Fonts: Commercial vs. Personal Use

Posted by Sarah Burzio on

Fonts: Commercial vs. Personal Use

I found a font on the internet, so it must be ok to use. Wrong. Oh, well that sucks. But surely the fonts that came with my computer are fine to use on a organization’s project, right? Wrong again. No way, but it’s on my computer! ___ It’s an easy mistake to make. But just like images and photographs, fonts need to be licensed to be used commercially. Microsoft and Apple includes fonts that are available for your personal use. That fine print you click “accept” on when you first set up your computer basically states that you’re only allowed...

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