The 5 Best Mobile Typography Apps To Create Vivid Typography

5 Best Typography Apps To Create Vivid Typography

Adding text to your photos is an interesting way to further define your photo and make it more attractive. You can add text to photos for instruction purposes or make it more appealing, but in both situations, fonts matter the most. This is where typography apps will help you add mesmerizing text fonts to your photos or simply create a caption to share online.

To help you create astounding typography, we are going to list the five best typography apps that will let you create amazing typography on your smartphone.

1. Font Studio- Photo Texts Image


Font Studio- Photo Texts Image is one of the most popular typography apps on Android and iOS. The app offers over 120 stylish fonts to customize your pictures, and if they are not enough, you can also download more fonts separately. The fonts are also completely customizable; you can easily change color, transparency, size, and add shadows.

Furthermore, you can also add multiple layers of text to create endless custom font designs. It also has basic photo editing features like filters, frames, shapes, brightness adjustment and 400+ stickers. The share button makes thing a whole lot easier to share your photos over social media.

Compatibility: Android and iOS

2. PicLab – Photo Editor


This is another great typography app with tons of fonts and photo editing features to make your photos out of this world. The interface of the app is very intuitive and makes it very simple to edit your photos. You can choose from different beautiful typography fonts added by one of the best designers.

You can easily customize photos with filters, stickers, shapes, frames, textures, effects, drawing tools and even create collages. New tools are added on a monthly basis to ensure you get the best experience. However, PicLab also adds their watermark to edited photos which can be removed for $.99 and some tools items are paid.

Compatibility: Android, iOS and Windows Phone

3. Over


If you are really serious about photo editing, then Over might be the best solution. Over is a paid photo editing app that lets you use over 300+ fonts to add vivid typography to your photos. It offers a proper environment to edit your photos according to their requirement, like you can create greeting cards, business cards, make a meme, add captions and much more.

It has also partnered with Unsplash and Pixabay to offer thousands of free photos if you don’t already have one of your own. Some of its other features include Color matcher, add shadows, position objects, Crop photos, add custom fonts and hide photo parts.

Price: $3.99

Compatibility: Android and iOS

4. Notegraphy


Notegraphy is a typography app that is dedicated to sending beautiful messages to your friends not to customise a photo. The app is designed to send messages on social media networks or update your status.

All you have to do is type your text and choose a template out of forty different ones. After that Notegraphy will turn that simple text into a piece of art. The text can be sent to multiple social media websites with one tap, and you can even save the text in your phone’s local storage in the form of an image.

Compatibility: Android and iOS

5. Phonto


Phonto is an ad-supported app with tons of features without any limitations. Phonto is created to edit your photos with astounding typography and make all the basic edits. You can use over 200 (400 in the iOS app) free-to-use fonts and even add more fonts using the font upload feature.

You can easily customize the font text, including resize, change color, rotate, manage spacing and also add custom shadows. If you are not comfortable with ads, then you can remove them by paying $.99 as an in-app purchase.

Compatibility: Android and iOS


Using the above apps, you can create some amazing typography to share online with your friends. Phonto is a good option if you are looking for a free app that is simple to use and offers tons of fonts, but Over will please users who are serious about typography.

Karrar Haider

Karrar is drenched in technology and always fiddles with new tech opportunities. He has a bad habit of calling technology “Killer”, and doesn't feel bad about spending too much time in front of the PC. If he is not writing about technology, you will find him spending quality time with his little family.

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