Forgive the clickbait-y title, but it’s true! I’m amazed that more people don’t talk about this, especially as you can use it to create everything from computer interfaces to call-to-action buttons with a mouse cursor.
FontAwesome is a free font collection you can download and install on your PC or Mac and then use with the website to add icons, scalable logos, program controls etc…
In the video, I demonstrate how to use it by recreating Skype in After Effects and you can take a look at the finished version here:
(And yeah… I know my “future version” looks rubbish and certainly not Star Trek: TNG)