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FontBase is described as 'blazing fast, beautiful and free font manager for professional designers. All the features of a paid font manager — for free. Works with thousands of fonts on every platform' and is an app in the os & utilities category. There are more than 10 alternatives to FontBase for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, Linux, Online / Web-based and iPhone. The best alternative is NexusFont, which is free. Other great apps like FontBase are Font Manager, Typeface 2, TypeCatcher and Fonts.com.

FontBase alternatives are mainly Font Library Tools but may also be Font Hosting Services. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of FontBase.
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  1. NexusFont icon

    NexusFont

    36 alternatives to NexusFont 

    Nexus Font is a font manager for Windows. If you have many fonts and you need to choose fonts you want, this program is for you. You can compare many fonts at once and there are several useful functions to manage font files.

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    1.  PortableNexusFont can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    The ability to organize fonts into folders, and set custom tags on top of that becomes a must-have feature once experienced. The downside for me is performance issues with large collections.

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  2. Font Manager icon

    Font Manager

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • GTK+
    • Xfce
    33 alternatives to Font Manager 

    Font Manager is intended to provide a way for average users to easily manage desktop fonts, without having to resort to command line tools or editing configuration files by hand. While designed primarily with the Gnome Desktop Environment in mind, it should work well with other...

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  3. Typeface 2 icon

    Typeface 2

    12 alternatives to Typeface 2 

    Typeface is a wonderful font manager for macOS that helps you pick the perfect type for your designs. A minimal interface and total focus on your fonts makes browsing your collection exciting and easy.

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    TypeCatcher

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    42 alternatives to TypeCatcher 

    TypeCatcher allows you to search, browse, and download Google webfonts for off-line use. You can preview fonts with adjustable size and text.

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    Fonts.com

    61 alternatives to Fonts.com 

    The Fonts.com store offers more than 150,000 desktop and Web font products for you to preview, purchase and download. You can also learn about new typeface releases and discover typographic tips and techniques.

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    RightFont

    • Mac
    • iPhone
    • iPad
    28 alternatives to RightFont 

    RightFont is the best font manager app for macOS, helping designers to preview, sync and manage fonts and find the right font quickly. RightFont is the new generation font management software for Mac.

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    FontExpert

    25 alternatives to FontExpert 

    FontExpert Font Manager enables you to preview and manage both installed and uninstalled typefaces, plus examine your system for font errors. You can display the list of installed font faces, customizable font samples and advanced font properties.

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    1.  Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsFontExpert can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
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    MainType

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows
    21 alternatives to MainType 

    MainType is a professional font manager that allows you to view, manage, install and print your fonts with ease. It supports OpenType layout features, vector-based color fonts, custom tags, notes, and ratings.

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    Suitcase Fusion

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • QuarkXPress
    • Adobe Illustrator
    • Adobe InDesign
    22 alternatives to Suitcase Fusion 

    Manage all of your fonts from one source, no matter how many you have—including your system fonts, purchased fonts, fonts synced from Adobe Typekit, Google Fonts, and more. Turn them on and off as you need.

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    Fontcase - Manage Your Type

    • iPhone
    • iPad
    36 alternatives to Fontcase - Manage Your Type 
    1. Import fonts from your iCloud Drive or Dropbox and add them to your collection of favorites.
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