View Full Version : How Do U Do Fonts

01-25-2005, 08:23 PM
where can i get cool fonts and how do they stand out like everyone elses sigs?

01-25-2005, 08:24 PM
go to www.dafont.com/en
the best font site is there IMO

01-25-2005, 09:13 PM
how do i get fonts in adobe photoshop?

01-25-2005, 09:15 PM
Extract them to C://Windows/Fonts usign Winzip or something

01-25-2005, 09:19 PM
yea u extract it from the folder, then cut it then paste it in C://Windows/Fonts.

then to make it look kool you have to use layer effects.

Bona Fide
01-25-2005, 09:38 PM
DaFont is good. I would also recommend 1001 Fonts.



01-25-2005, 09:50 PM
I agree dafont and 1001 fonts are both good places to go and popular as well. If you check in the thread http://www.gamerenders.com/forum/index.php?showtopic=7794

titled the ultimate web resource, you will find several links to fonts and more.

Some simple text effects are found by adding such things as a drop shadow, a stroke of 1 px or a bevel and emboss. You will have to experiment. Try some tutorial sites for some great effects. They are usually categorized by difficulty.

Dark Shocker
01-25-2005, 10:31 PM
www.acidfonts.com is a pretty good font site as well, but I wish they put their fonts into more categories...

01-25-2005, 11:20 PM
Download fonts:

Extract Fonts:
most likely

Make them look good in PS:
use tutorials.. or

make the text white
set blending mode to soft light
bevel with 1000% DEPTH and 0px SIZE
add a stroke
add an inner gow

^^ that make its look good sometimes ^^ ^_^

01-25-2005, 11:42 PM
yeah i have been doin tutorials from pixel2life.com