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The best way to get Google Fonts offline

If you're doing any work creating UI mockups, chances are you've downloaded a few Google fonts to your computer. Doing this manually is tedious, and you wouldn't be up to date when the fonts get updated.

SkyFonts is a free font syncing service that puts webfonts into your computer. It works with paid services like, but also offers unlimited support for Google Fonts.

This by far is the most convenient way to get Google Fonts onto your computer. Adding new fonts is mostly a one-click affair, fonts updates are automatically pushed to your computer, and you can even conveniently install the top 50 Google Fonts.

Monotype Skyfonts is available via Caskroom as monotype-skyfonts.

You have just read The best way to get Google Fonts offline, written on May 18, 2015. This is Today I Learned, a collection of random tidbits I've learned through my day-to-day web development work. I'm Rico Sta. Cruz, @rstacruz on GitHub (and Twitter!).

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