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Six safe fonts to use in your presentations

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When you are creating PowerPoints and choosing a font, you have to make your selection carefully. Not only because fonts are communicating a feeling and a mood for your presentation, but also for practical reasons. There are only 40-something fonts that are safe to use if you want your PowerPoint to show correctly on any computer or in any version of PowerPoint Six of these “safe” fonts are these six “C-fonts”.

Six safe fonts to use in your presentations

  1. 1. The six C-fonts that are safe to use in PowerPoint When you are creating PowerPoints and choosing a font, you have to make your selection carefully. There are only 40-something fonts that are safe* to use if you want your PowerPoint to show correctly on any computer. Six of these “safe” fonts are the six C-fonts, introduced as part of the ClearType Font Collection. Let’s explore them as potential fonts for your next PowerPoint. C C C C C C C C C C C CC C C C C C *Link to overview of 44 safe fonts to use in PowerPoint
  2. 2. Calibri Cambria Candara Consolas Corbel Constantia
  3. 3. Calibri
  4. 4. Calibri A SANS-SERIF WITH SLIGHTLY ROUNDED STEMS.
  5. 5. Calibri REPLACED ARIAL AS STANDARD SANS-SERIF FONT, NOW STANDARD FONT IN MICROSOFT OFFICE. A SANS-SERIF WITH SLIGHTLY ROUNDED STEMS.
  6. 6. Calibri Aa Qq Rr “A quick brown fox” abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvxyz 0123456789 a&Aa Qq Rr Aa Qq Rr
  7. 7. The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog THIS IS CALIBRI
  8. 8. Cambria
  9. 9. Cambria A SERIF WITH SMALL HORIZONTAL SERIFS. SQUARE FULL STOP. .
  10. 10. Cambria REPLACED TIMES NEW ROMAN AS . SERIF STANDARD FONT. A SERIF WITH SMALL HORIZONTAL SERIFS. SQUARE FULL STOP.
  11. 11. Cambria Aa Ee Rr “A quick brown fox” abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvxyz 0123456789 a&Aa Ee Rr Aa Ee Rr
  12. 12. The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog THIS IS CAMBRIA
  13. 13. Candara
  14. 14. Candara A HUMANIST SANS-SERIF FONT WITH CALLIGRAPHIC INFLUENCES.
  15. 15. Candara CURVY. A HUMANIST SANS-SERIF FONT WITH CALLIGRAPHIC INFLUENCES.
  16. 16. Candara Aa Ee Xx “A quick brown fox” abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvxyz 0123456789 a&Aa Ee Xx Aa Ee Xx
  17. 17. The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog THIS IS CANDARA
  18. 18. Consolas
  19. 19. Consolas A MONOSPACED SANS-SERIF TYPEFACE.
  20. 20. Consolas EVERY LETTER TAKES UP THE SAME SPACE. A MONOSPACED SANS-SERIF TYPEFACE.
  21. 21. Consolas Aa Kk Jj “A quick brown fox” abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvxyz 0123456789 a&Aa Kk Jj Aa Kk Jj
  22. 22. The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog THIS IS CONSOLAS
  23. 23. Corbel
  24. 24. Corbel A HUMANIST SANS-SERIF FONT.
  25. 25. Corbel3 NUMBERS ARE RENDERED AS LOWERCASE NUMERALS. A HUMANIST SANS-SERIF FONT.
  26. 26. Corbel Aa Bb Cc “A quick brown fox” abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvxyz 0123456789 a&Aa Bb Cc Aa Bb Cc
  27. 27. The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog THIS IS CORBEL
  28. 28. Constantia A TRANSITIONAL SERIF FONT WITH DISTINCT DIFFERENCES BETWEEN THICK AND THIN LINES AND TRIANGULAR SERIFS.
  29. 29. Constantia A TRANSITIONAL SERIF FONT WITH DISTINCT DIFFERENCES BETWEEN THICK AND THIN LINES AND TRIANGULAR SERIFS.
  30. 30. Constantia3 NUMBERS ARE RENDERED AS LOWERCASE NUMERALS. A TRANSITIONAL SERIF FONT WITH DISTINCT DIFFERENCES BETWEEN THICK AND THIN LINES AND TRIANGULAR SERIFS.
  31. 31. Constantia Aa Rr Gg “A quick brown fox” abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvxyz 0123456789 a&Aa Rr Gg Aa Rr Gg
  32. 32. The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog THIS IS CONSTANTIA
  33. 33. are available in Google Slides The C-fonts
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