How To Download Google Fonts On Windows And Mac Using SkyFonts
Google Fonts is one of the free font repository that can be used by any kind of people. If you are a web designer and design various websites, you can pick any font from Google Fonts. On the other hand, if you are a regular computer user and want to use a different font to write content in Word or Notepad, you can also use Google Fonts. This is very easy to install Google Fonts on your computer and use them according to your requirements. But, if you do not want to download them to your PC and still use it without downloading, here is a trick.
Introducing SkyFonts, which is a software that helps users to gather all the fonts from various repositories like Google Fonts, MyFonts, Fonts.com and more others. Although, you need to have account to install fronts from MyFonts and other repositories, but you can certainly install any font from Google Fonts without having any Google account.
Actually, SkyFonts helps users to synchronize all the fonts according to your wish. You can select particular font to be synchronized instead of using all the font from this repository. On the other hand, SkyFonts is a free software available for Windows as well as Mac.
Download Google Fonts using SkyFonts
Although, Google Fonts itself promotes SkyFonts while downloading any font from the official repository but most of the people often ignore it and download selected Google font from the official website. However, now you can download Google Fonts using SkyFonts. This time, we are about to use the standalone SKyFonts app to download and install Google Fonts.
Before downloading SkyFonts app, you should that you must have Windows 7 or later version and Mac OS X 10.7 or later version. Otherwise, you cannot install SkyFonts on your computer. Therefore, download and install SkyFonts from this page. Visit this page and click on Install SkyFonts button. Therefore, you will have to choose your operating system.
After downloading and install SkyFonts on your computer, you can find a similar to this,
Therefore, open the same page where you have downloaded the app from. This time, click on Browse Google Fonts button.
Then, you will get a popup menu, where you can find all the Google Fonts. Now, choose a particular font, click on SkyFonts and Add buttons respectively.
This will let you download a particular font. But, if you want to download the entire font family (regular, font-weight: 300,400,500,700 etc.), you can make a tick in the checkbox that is positioned prior to Add entire family and click on Add button respectively. After that, you can find a success message like this,
At the same time, this type of notification will be appeared on your screen.
That’s it! Hoep this little trick would be helpful for you.
As mentioned, you can install SkyFonts on Mac and get some fonts on your computer. If you have a Mac computer, and you want to try this font installer, the following tutorial would be helpful for you.
How To Download Google Fonts Using SkyFonts On Mac
No matter whether you are trying this out on Windows or Mac, you must have SkyFonts installed on your computer. Therefore, visit the official website and download SkyFonts for Mac as well. After installing, you should find an icon on your status bar. After getting the icon, you need to visit the same download website again. You need to click the Browse Google Fonts button at this time.
It should show some fonts. You can use different filters, types, etc. to choose a font that you want to install on your Mac computer. After selecting, click the SkyFonts button and select Add.
It hardly takes two seconds to install the font through SkyFonts. You would be greeted with a notification once the process is completed.
One important feature of SkyFonts is you can install multiple fonts at once. Sometimes you might need to install 10 or 20 fonts. Instead of installing them one after one, you can use SkyFonts app to install them at once. For that, select the BATCH INSTALL button first.
After that, you need to select all the fonts you want to install; select SkyFonts, and Add buttons one after one.
That’s all! SkyFonts is a beautiful app that allows you to install different fonts without opening their corresponding website. Instead of opening Google Fonts repository in your browser, you can simply visit this website, check out the font’s demo and install that if needed. Another handy feature is you can install fonts from other repositories as well. For instance, it can fetch font from Fonts.com, MyFonts, etc.