15 Bad Fonts That Your Brand Should Never Use

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We all know the rule about Comic Sans, right? What’s the rule? DON’T USE IT!

Oh, fonts…some change with the times and trends, for sure. Some stay popular and effective forever. However, there are a lot of other fonts that you and your team should stay far, far away from, no matter the situation.

Whether they’re hard to read, incompatible with Google Fonts, or just downright unprofessional, these next 15 font styles are not something we’d ever suggest using for your website, branding, or your marketing materials. Interested in what these no-gos are? Keep reading and check out these 15 Bad Fonts That Your Brand Should Never Use.

15 Bad Fonts That Your Brand Should Never Use

Before we get started…would you rather look at some of our actual design suggestions? Need some colorful advice? Check out our other graphic design-based blogs here:

Now, let’s take a look at some of the 15 Bad Fonts Your Brand Should Never Use!

  1. Trajan Pro

  2. Curlz

  3. Jokerman

  4. Lobster

  5. Bleeding Cowboys

  6. Papyrus

  7. Bonzai

  8. Neuland-Inline

  9. Brush Script

  10. Souvenir

  11. FF Blur

  12. Copperplate Gothic

  13. GILL SANS LIGHT SHADOWED

  14. RANSOM NOTE

  15. THE 2012 OLYMPIC FONT

Note: We are being a bit hyperbolic…there’s no such thing as “never.” This list is made in good fun and there can always be a case for any of these fonts in the proper setting, with the right company. 
Did these make you cringe? Did you think some of these looked perfect for your website? Before settling on your final designs, check with a professional graphic designer. Schedule a call with our experienced team and let’s make sure you pick the right fonts!

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