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Open Sans

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What is the Open Sans font?

Open Sans is a humanist sans serif typeface designed by Steve Matteson, Type Director of Ascender Corp.
This free typeface was designed with an upright stress, open forms and a neutral, yet friendly appearance. It was optimized for print, web, and mobile interfaces, and is incredibly legible.
Download it for free and pick up its perfect pairing Open Serif today!

Open Sans Font families

The Open Sans includes the following font families:

  • Open Sans Light
  • Open Sans Light Italic
  • Open Sans
  • Open Sans Italic
  • Open Sans Semibold
  • Open Sans Semibold Italic
  • Open Sans Bold
  • Open Sans Bold Italic
  • Open Sans Extrabold
  • Open Sans Extrabold Italic

Open Sans Preview

Here is a preview of how Open Sans will look. For more previews using your own text as an example, click here.


Is Open Sans Free to Download?

No, every font we feature is a premium, paid-for font. Please don't waste your time looking for a free download of Open Sans.

It is very unlikely you'll be able to find it for free, you risk getting viruses on your computer, and even if you do find it please remember that it's illegal to use it if you didn't pay for it!

If you really want Open Sans then click here to visit the download and purchase page on MyFonts to get it with the proper license. The designer and publisher deserves to be paid for their work. :)