Unique Alternatives

    Unique is described as 'A custom font goes a long way, giving you that special extra. Simply select, customise and off you go with a font you love' and is an website in the OS & Utilities category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Unique, not only websites but also apps for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux and BSD. The best alternative is FontForge, which is both free and Open Source. Other great sites and apps similar to Unique are BirdFont (Freemium, Open Source), FontCreator (Paid), FontStruct (Free) and Glyphs (Paid).

    This page was last updated Jan 7, 2020

    1. Typeface (font) editor program developed by George Williams. Fontforge is free software and is distributed under the BSD license. FontForge is available for several operating systems and is localized in several languages.
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    2. Birdfont is a free font editor which lets you create vector graphics and export TTF, OTF, EOT and SVG fonts.
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    3. This professional font editor allows you to create and edit TrueType and OpenType fonts. It has the powerful drawing tools that typographers and graphic designers require, and an intuitive interface that allows beginners to become productive immediately.
    4. FontStruct is a free font-building tool brought to you by the world’s leading retailer of digital type, FontShop. FontStruct lets you quickly and easily create fonts constructed out of geometrical shapes, which are arranged in a grid pattern, like tiles or bricks.
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    5. The font editor for everyone. Glyphs' smart and simple approach helps you draw new typefaces, modify existing fonts, and sculpt your letterforms hassle-free. Sketch your font
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    6. Meet the fastest & easiest tool to create OpenType fonts, right within Illustrator & Photoshop CC. Fontself is used by thousands of creatives, including at Nike, Adobe, Google, Disney, Ubisoft or Sony.
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      • Free PersonalProprietary
      • Windows
      With Type light you can design, edit and convert OpenType, TrueType and PostScript fonts. As a light version of Type 3.2 font editor it is your ideal package for entering into the world of font creation.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      TruFont is a font-editing application written with Python3, ufoLib, defcon and PyQt5.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      Glyphr Studio is a free online font editor to make good looking professional typefaces. Many professional font editors are very complex and/or very expensive. This tool however is streamlined and made for font design hobbyists... and it's free!.
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    7. FontLab Studio 5 is next-generation professional font editor for Mac and Windows.

      Discontinued

      The program can be still bought from the official website, but it will not receive other updates. Its successor is FontLab

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