Do I need to license my fonts for use?


I’m new to graphic design and ran into this question with family. Do I need to license my fonts when using them for creating designs for clients? I don’t plan on selling the font itself, just wondering if it should be licensed for design purposes…


Yes, you should totally include specific licensing terms for your fonts, covering exclusivity, restrictions, etc. We don’t have recommendations at this stage, but check the terms used by some font foundries, like