The typeface was designed at ParaType (ParaGraph) in 1991 by Vladimir Yefimov. Based on Anons by Gennady Baryshnikov. An extra condensed sans serif. For use in advertising and display typography. The decorative styles were added in 1997 by Alexander Tarbeev.
Compact Font families
The Compact includes the following font families:
Compact Bold Italic
Compact Rough Bold
Here is a preview of how Compact will look. For more previews using your own text as an example, click here.
Is Compact A free font? Is Compact Free to Download?
No,Compact is not free to download. You will need to pay for it I'm afraid.
Almost every font that we list on HighFonts.com is a paid-for, premium font. We do have a Free Fonts section where we list free fonts that you can download.
There is no point trying to find a free download of Compact so please don't waste your time looking.
It is highly unlikely that you'll be able to find Compact for free. There's a lot of websites that will say "Free Download" but these are just attempts to get you to click on a link which will either take you to an ad landing page or you risk getting viruses on your computer. In the rare occasion that you do find a free download for Compact remember that it's illegal to use a font if you didn't pay for it!
If you really want Compact and you want to truly own it the legal and safe way, then click here to visit the download and purchase page on MyFonts.com. Here you will be able to obtain the proper license. The designer and publisher deserves to be paid for their work, as they have put in the hours and the creativity to produce such an amazing font. Good luck with your purchase and future use of this font. :)