One of the more frequently asked questions we receive is “What is the new default font for the Twenty Eleven WordPress Theme?”. After digging through a few theme files, we’ve come up with “Helvetica Neue” as the winner. This thin font provides a fresh new approach for the default WordPress theme.
Another question we’re always asked is “How do you change the theme’s font?”. Well, it’s actually easier said than done but we’ll try to post a tutorial on this in the future. There are several reasons why you wouldn’t want to change the theme’s default font and there are some exciting new initiatives that are poised to change the way we view typography online. More on this soon.