TYPEFACE 2 Your all-new favorite font app

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Typeface is a wonderful font manager for macOS that helps you pick the perfect type for your designs. A minimal interface and total focus on your fonts makes browsing your collection exciting and easy. And Typeface 2 lets you efficiently organize even the largest collections with new powerful font management features.

Free trial

Requires macOS 10.11 or higher — Also available on the Mac App Store and Setapp.

Focused on fonts

fonts overview

Get inspired

Browse swiftly through your library without any distraction. Typeface lets you explore all your installed and imported fonts with live customization of preview text and size.

Font manager for designers

Reveal every detail

View the Unicode characters that fonts support or inspect the meta data on the info tab. You can even compare to characters of another font to see the small — and big — differences.

i wear my sunglasses at night

Typography by night

The Night theme will let you preview fonts in the dark, which is as eye-soothing as watching fluffy kittens cuddle. If you’re feeling adventurous you may rock this theme during the day as well.

Powerful organization

font collections

Tag, you’re it

Typeface offers a very flexible and easy to use tagging system that lets you keep even the largest font libraries under control. Nest tags, combine tags, invert tags or filter tags; spend less time searching, more designing.

Learn more about tagging

smart sidebar

Smart sidebar

Designed to get out of your way: swipe to collapse the sidebar and focus on font previews. While dragging it will automatically expand and highlight already attached tags.

synced directories

Synced directories

Imported locations are kept up-to-date automatically. Just point Typeface to a directory on your Mac and newly downloaded fonts are added on refresh.

font activation

Auto activation

Hands-free activation of fonts and you won’t even notice it. Of course you can also manually activate and deactivate any font when you need to use them.

Streamlined workflow

Typeface encourages a workflow that lets you enjoy choosing type. The persistent Quick Collection allows you to quickly mark (and eliminate) potential candidates, without having to worry about losing your selection. 

collect fonts

1. Collect candidates

Use the Quick Collection to mark interesting fonts.

refine selection

2. refine selection

Review candidates and remove the least alluring.

manage fonts

3. Store to tag

When you’re done, attach tags for later.


compare fonts

Font compare

Learn to distinguish Helvetica from Arial like a pro, with font overlays that show every little difference.

display ligatures

Ligatures & Metrics

Show baselines, x-height, cap height, standard & discretionary ligatures and more.

preview google fonts on mac

Google Fonts

Expand your library with 2000+ free fonts from the Google Fonts catalog. Typeface automatically keeps them up-to-date.

custom tracking

Custom tracking

Give your characters some room to breathe— just hold down the Option key on your keyboard and pinch or use the tracking slider.

filter fonts

Filter fonts

Find just the one font you need, whether you’re looking for a bold serif, or rather fancy a slanted script. Typeface’s font filters make searching easy.

export fonts to pdf

Export to PDF

Share a beautiful PDF of your hand-picked font collection with your client, boss and colleagues. Or print your favorite font to paper and hang it above your bed.

export tags

Tag export

Losing your tags is bad, m’kay. Typeface allows you to export & backup tags to an easily readable json format.

missing glyphs

Missing glyphs

Automatically hide fonts that don’t contain the characters you specify. Turn on Hide fonts missing glyphs in the display options.

auto size fonts

Auto size

Easily compare font appearance, by keeping previews all the same size.

Learn more about appearance

custom font previews

Preview presets new

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet. Choose one of the default presets or create some of your own to quickly access them later.

dynamic font previews

Dynamic previews new

Preview fonts based on their language and character support. View symbols, emojis and foreign language characters at a glance.

preview color fonts

Color Fonts new

Behold your vibrant color fonts right in Typeface app. Eye candy doesn’t get more sweet than this. Supported on macOS Mojave+

font manager for teams and education

Typeface for teams

Need a flexible font manager for your office? Get up to 35% volume discount in the Typeface Store

Typeface for education

Teach all about the beautiful intricacies of typography in the classroom. Request a quote

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Free trial

Requires macOS 10.11 or higher — Also available on the Mac App Store and Setapp.


Thank you for your purchase!

Follow the steps below to register your copy.

If you have any questions, please contact support.

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download typeface app

1. Install app

If you haven’t already done so: download the app, open it and follow any on-screen instructions.

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refine selection

2. Register license

Download your personal license file and open it by double clicking it. Typeface will automatically launch and register your purchase.

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