Icon fonts are font files that have symbols and glyphs instead of standard alphanumeric characters, they are created specially for UI design. Icon fonts like other web fonts, use the CSS @font-face rule to display icons in web browsers.
As I promised, to launch the Facebook page I leave this beautiful typography, Akrobat, with 8 weights, completely free to download and use in personal and commercial projects. Remember that you can always be generous and donate to the author.
The use of condensed typography has increased a lot in the design world. This kind of fonts have their advantages, but also disadvantages. They can greatly compress the space between characters and get a more powerful text effect, but affect adversely the readability
A few days ago Google Fonts launched its new interface. Although the old one is still operative, while we got used to the new appereance we will see some of the most important improvements that brought us the new design.