Sans-serif typefaces have usually a minimalistic design not only gives a clean and modern look, but it also makes them highly legible, especially on digital screens and at smaller sizes.
Some of the most well-known and widely used sans serif fonts include Helvetica and Arial. Helvetica, designed in 1957, has become a quintessential typeface, finding its place in various applications such as logos, signage, and branding. Arial, on the other hand, is often used as a default font in operating systems and software applications, and closely resembles Helvetica in its design.
In the world of typography, sans serif fonts are often considered more contemporary and modern compared to their serif counterparts, which are often associated with tradition and formality.
DM Sans is a versatile sans-serif font designed by Colophon Foundry, Jonny Pinhorn, and Indian Type Foundry. The font family consists of multiple styles, including regular and italics, with a wide range of weights available.
Aeonik is a sans-serif font designed by Mark Bloom and Joe Leadbeater and released by CoType Foundry in 2018. The font features a modern design with sharp angles and clean lines, and it is available in multiple styles.
Graphik is a sans-serif font designed by Christian Schwartz, Ilya Ruderman, Panayiotis Haratzopoulos, and released by Commercial Type in 2009. The font family offers a wide range of styles, including regular, italic, bold, and more, providing options for various design projects.
Founders Grotesk is a sans-serif font designed by Kris Sowersby and released by Klim Type in 2010. The font family consists of a variety of styles, including regular, medium, semi-bold, bold, and black, each with corresponding italics.
Agrandir is a geometric sans-serif font designed by Alex Slobzheninovand and released by Pangram Pangram Foundry in 2018. It features a clean, modern design with rounded edges and is available in multiple styles with varying weights and italics.
Söhne is a sans-serif font designed by Kris Sowersby and released by Klim Type Foundry. It is available in multiple styles, including regular and fine optical sizes, each with a range of weights and matching italics.
Tenor Sans is a sans-serif font designed by Denis Masharov and published through Lettersoup. The design is characterized by its clean and modern aesthetic, with a focus on legibility and versatility. The family is available in multiple weights and styles, including condensed, regular, and extended widths.
IBM Plex Sans is a Sans Serif font designed by Mike Abbink of Bold Monday. The font family consists of multiple styles and variations, including regular and italics, and is available in a range of weights.
Favorit is a sans-serif font designed by Fabian Harb, Johannes Breyer, and Mingoo Yoon and released by Dinamo in 2016. The font family includes multiple styles with a range of weights and matching italics.
Untitled Sans is a sans-serif font designed by Klim Type Foundry and released in 2017. The font family consists of 10 styles, including regular and italic styles, available in various weights and widths.
Akzidenz Grotesk is a sans-serif font designed by Gayaneh Bagdasaryan, Günter Gerhard Lange, Panayiotis Haratzopoulos, and Vladimir Yefimov and released by Berthold Types in 1898. The font has a wide range of styles.