The best Google Fonts

The best Google Fonts are represented by the Google Fonts logo on a pink gradient background
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The best Google Fonts are hugely useful resource for designers. The are lots of them, covering all kinds of styles, they're free to download, and you can use them in both personal and commercial projects.

The biggest challenge is perhaps wading your way through them to choose which ones to use. In 2023, there are now 1,576 font families in the Google Fonts library. It would take a long time to sift through them all. But we, and the designers that contribute to the site, have done just that. And we've picked out a sample of the very best Google fonts that we think are good options to start with.

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Tom May

Tom May is an award-winning journalist and editor specialising in design, photography and technology. Author of the Amazon #1 bestseller Great TED Talks: Creativity, published by Pavilion Books, Tom was previously editor of Professional Photography magazine, associate editor at Creative Bloq, and deputy editor at net magazine. Today, he is a regular contributor to Creative Bloq and its sister sites Digital Camera World, and Tech Radar. He also writes for Creative Boom and works on content marketing projects.