What is a Large Volume Commercial font license extension?

When you buy a Desktop license for a font, you are allowed to use the font to create all manner of physical and digital things–signs for a business, social media posts, website graphics, flyers, etc. You can give these things away, you can sell them, you can post them online or print them on billboards […]

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What is a Show Titles font license extension?

When you buy a Desktop license for a font from YouWorkForThem, you are allowed to use the font to create titles for film/video or motion graphic content. However, if you want to display that content via terrestrial or satellite television broadcast, stream it on the Internet, and/or distribute and exhibit it theatrically/publicly, you need to […]

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Microsoft Office Cuts Off Fonts

If you are using fonts in any of Microsoft’s office applications, you might experience a bug where the applications cut off parts of the text. This is a known bug that has actually been documented by Microsoft. They have a help article posted on thier website to help address this issue, which can be found […]

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Receiving Your Purchases

For certain new customers, there is a short wait while we approve your account for downloads (as mentioned during the checkout process). Typically, you’ll only have to wait a few minutes/hours for your download to be approved and ready for you in your account. However, during high-volume days, weekends or holidays, it can sometimes take […]

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How to Install Fonts on PC

Installing fonts on the PC largely depends on the version of Windows you are using. If you’re using Windows 8/7/Vista, simply select the font files (.ttf, .otf or .fon) then Right-click > Install. If you’re using an older version of Windows, you’ll need to place the font files (.ttf, .otf or .fon) into the Fonts […]

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What is OpenType?

OpenType is a cross-platform font file format, and is the best font format for most purposes. It allows for more powerful, versatile fonts, and YouWorkForThem offers and recommends it whenever possible. It’s a single file that works on both Mac and Windows systems, so you can move back and forth between platforms with ease. OpenType […]

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Which Font License(s) Do I Need?

Font licensing can be very confusing, since the goalposts are always moving. Here are the most common font licenses: Desktop License If you want to install a font on a computer and design projects with it, you need a Desktop License. This is the most basic license for Mac/Windows systems, covering use within desktop apps […]

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How to Install Fonts on Mac

For best results on OS X, we suggest that you install your purchases using OS X’s built-in Font Book application. It’s very easy to use, and many times will just work automatically when you double-click the font software installer that you purchase and download from us. For the complete (and always up-to-date) document regarding installing […]

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