Resumes That Stand Out

How to edit resume templates in MS Word

Install Required Fonts for Your Resume (Windows)

Resume Template 001 (2 Fonts)

www.fontsquirrel.com/fonts/montserrat

www.fontsquirrel.com/fonts/lato

Resume Template 002

www.fontsquirrel.com/fonts/palanquin

Resume Template 003 (2 Fonts)

www.fontsquirrel.com/fonts/Raleway

Font Awesome (Download Free)

Resume Template 004 (3 Fonts)

www.fontsquirrel.com/fonts/montserrat

www.fontsquirrel.com/fonts/lato

Font Awesome (Download Free)

Resume Template 005 (2 Fonts)

www.fontsquirrel.com/fonts/Raleway

Font Awesome (Download Free)

Resume Template 006

www.fontsquirrel.com/fonts/open-sans

Resume Template 007 (3 Fonts)

www.fontsquirrel.com/fonts/montserrat

www.fontsquirrel.com/fonts/lato

Font Awesome (Download Free)

Resume Template 008 (2 Fonts)

www.fontsquirrel.com/fonts/montserrat

www.fontsquirrel.com/fonts/Raleway

Resume Template 009 (3 Fonts)

www.fontsquirrel.com/fonts/montserrat

www.fontsquirrel.com/fonts/Raleway

Font Awesome (Download Free)

Installation

Click a link above (depends what template do you want to use) and download the font(s). The font will come as an archive .zip file. Extract (unzip) it to any direction. Open the unziped folder with extracted fonts.

Select all the font files (bold, regular, light, etc) and right-click them. From the menu click Install. Windows will take care of the rest. The font will now be available for use in programs such as Word.

Windows Fonts

Second method is to use the Control Panel. Click the Windows Start button and start typing Control Panel. Open the Control Panel.

Control Panel

Top right "View by" choose "Large icons".

Control Panel

Find "Fonts" and clik it.

Control Panel

This is a list of all your already installed fonts.As you can see, there's no clearly identified option to add new fonts, but the process is easy: just drag any all the font files (from previously extracted .zip folder) to the main window containing all your other installed fonts. When you drop it, you'll see a brief "installing font" message, and then, presto, you're done.

Installation

Font Awesome is a special font to display icons (like phone icon, mail icon, linked in icon). Download it, extract and install fonts from the "use-on-desktop" folder. You can read more here: How to Edit Icons