While the font selection is at the discretion of the image maker the vast majority of Internet meme pictures use Impact font. (A small minority use Arial and an even smaller minority use Comic Sans.) The Impact font is commonly used for funny Internet memes like the Lolcat images. If you want to create similar memes, you can use the Impact font to add a caption to your images, you could also use other fonts but Impact is the most used font for memes as said. Questions are ok; memes are not! No survey questions; These questions will be better for /r/DAE /r/AskReddit, or /r/Advice. No trolling. No shitposts. Baiting people, passive aggressive posts etc. are not allowed. Don’t be a jerk; Being a jerk is not allowed in this subreddit. Hostility, passive aggressiveness and using racial slurs are included. Font Meme is a fonts & typography resource. The " Fonts in Use " section features posts about fonts used in logos, films, TV shows, video games, books and more; The " Text Generator " section features simple tools that let you create graphics with fonts of different styles as well as various text effects; Reddit has thousands of vibrant communities with people that share your interests. Alternatively, find out what’s trending across all of Reddit on r/popular. Reddit is also anonymous so you can be yourself, with your Reddit profile and persona disconnected from your real-world identity. That meme typeface is called Impact (technically, a "font" is a specific version of a typeface, like when it’s italicized or in bold). Though Impact feels like the quintessential internet typeface The vast majority of internet meme pictures use Impact font, and a small amount use Arial or Comic Sans. Impact is a bold san-serif typeface designed back in the 1960s by designer Geoffrey Lee, who definitely had no idea is font would end up plastered across millions of cat pictures. The most used meme font is called Impact and the typeface was designed by Geoffrey Lee in 1965. Yes, you read right, the font was actually designed before the internet was a mainstream network for us all and much earlier before the funny memes made their rounds in the world-wide-web.