How To Add Fonts To Google Docs

Last Updated on July 20, 2023 by Jake Sheridan

In this tutorial, you will learn how to add fonts to google docs.

How To Add Fonts To Google Docs

If you’re looking to add a unique flair to your documents, Google Docs makes it easy to find and add new fonts to your document. With a few clicks, you can add a variety of fonts, from serif fonts and modern sans-serif fonts to handwritten fonts.

In this guide, we will show you how to add fonts to Google Docs. We will explain how to find and preview fonts, and how to add them to a document. We will also explain how to add third-party add-ons to make it easier to preview Google fonts in your document.

How to Install Google Fonts for Google Docs

Here’s our step-by-step guide on how to installGoogle Fonts for google docs.

Step 1

First, click on the Font dropdown menu in the toolbar and click on More fonts.

Step 2

You now have access to a menu where you can search for different Google fonts to use in your document.

You can also choose to show fonts of a specific style. For example, you can filter for only serif or sans serif fonts.

You can also display fonts sorted by popularity, alphabetically by font name, or by date added. You can also choose to see which fonts are currently trending.

Step 3

If you already know the name of the font to add, you can search for it in the provided search bar.

Click on OK to add the font to your document.

Step 4

The font should now appear in the Recent section of the Font dropdown menu.

Step 5

You should now be able to use the new font in your document.

Step 6

We can also use third-party add-ons to browse through fonts.

Click on Extensions > Add-ons > Get add-ons.

Step 7

Search for “fonts” and look for an add-on that suits your use case.

In our example, we’ll use the Extensis Fonts add-on which allows us to preview over 1,400 Google Fonts.

Step 8

Add-ons can be more intuitive to use for browsing Google Fonts since they allow you to immediately see how a particular text can look like with a certain font.


This guide should be everything you need to learn how to add fonts to google docs.

You may make a copy of this example spreadsheet to test it out on your own.