Knowledge Base

Typography

Would you like to set up a different font or font style for the text elements in your Brand Guidelines? With custom fonts and font styles you can customize the way your Brand Guidelines look like.

Tell me more about custom fonts

By default we use the font Source Sans Pro for the content of your Brand Guidelines. Custom fonts allow you to set up a different font and/or font style for your titles, subtitles, paragraphs and captions in Brand Guidelines. This feature is available for clients with custom themed Brand Guidelines and who are on the Basic or Advanced Brand Guidelines plan.

The below table indicates which font element is used for the various elements in Brand Guidelines.

Guide Element Font element
Title widget Title
Text widget: Title Title
Text widget: Subtitle Subtitle
Text widget: Paragraph Paragraph
Text widget: Caption Caption
Color widget: Text Paragraph
Color widget: Tooltip Paragraph
Table widget Paragraph
Collection widget title Paragraph

 

How to upload custom fonts

At this moment custom fonts can only be uploaded by Bynder. Contact your Onboarding Manager or Customer Success Manager and provide them with the font file. We support the .OTF and .TTF font format file extensions.

One custom font can be set up for your portal. Multiple custom fonts are not supported yet.

How to configure fonts

Who can configure the fonts used in Brand Guidelines?
Users with the following right(s) can access the Typography screen and configure the fonts used::

  • Manage Guidelines
  1. Go the Brand Guidelines overview page and click the icon to open the settings page.
  2. Click Typography in the left sidebar. Here you can set up a custom font and font style for your titles, subtitles, paragraphs and captions.
  3. Click the element for which you want to set up a custom font or change the font style.
  4. Click the Edit button.
  5. In the Font family dropdown select the desired (custom) font and in the Font style dropdown select the preferred style.
  6. Click Save to save the changes.