Free headline fonts

Here’s a collection of free fonts that will look good as headlines in your publications. Type is very important in design and using the right headline fonts in your project can have a huge impact.

This is why we recommend using an interesting, special headline font that will grab the attention of your readers. Obviously, you can use these cool fonts in more than just headlines. They would also be perfect as banner fonts.

London & Chelsea

Both fonts are free for personal and commercial use. Antonio Rodrigues is a graphic designer who created these fonts and more to use them in his designs and later shared them with the rest of the world. You can download and install all his beautiful fonts, not just the 2 we mentioned. You can also make a donation for the author of these fonts, on the website:


The Maxwell font is free for you to use for any purpose, commercial or not. It looks perfect for titles, headlines and other types of graphic design. Download it from here.


Another fantastic font that is free for commercial and personal use. The presentation of the type looks fantastic and you will find the download link here.


Blenda is another beautiful type that would look great in your headlines or in posters. It is a bold vintage script that can really add a wow effect to your publications, when used properly.

You will need to subscribe to download and use this font for free (personal and commercial purposes both accepted). You will receive the download link by email.

Baron headline font

Baron is a classy uppercase display typeface, free for personal use only. So if you’re making a publication for yourself it’s ok to use this headline font. Otherwise, you should contact the owners.

Like this facebook page to be able to download the type.


As the author describes it on his Behance page, the Building font was designed as a character title and it has a strong visual impact for readers. This type is also free only for personal use.


This is a modern, demi-serif uppercase font. If you’re looking for a nice, clean type, go ahead and download this one.


To download this gorgeous free font, go to You will be asked to enter your name and email. Next, you will need to enter the price you want to pay. If you want to download it for free, just write 0 and it will work. Of course, you can also enter a different value and pay. It’s up to you.

Frontage Outline

Ok this one is not fully free. You have to pay with a tweet to download it, but it’s worthed. Also, if you want the full type to create a cool layered version go to and download it from there.

We recommend using these in your publications as headline fonts. Please don’t use them in text paragraphs – it would be too much. Pair them with simple fonts for a well-balanced, organized design.

Another good resource for fonts can be found on Hipsthetic be sure to check them out.

If you know any other cool free headline fonts, let us know in comments. The other readers of this blog will appreciate it.

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