20 Best Google Fonts for Headings and Body Text

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In this article, we’ve rounded up an excellent collection of the best Google fonts for titles, headings, and body texts. Each font has its unique design that makes it stand out from the rest. Most of these font families come with multiple styles such as thin, regular, medium, semi-bold, bold, black, and also, each one with its corresponding italics.

Some of these Google typefaces are perfect for newspapers, magazine websites, body texts and others for titles and headlines, where the text needs to have a strong visual impact.

All these Google fonts can be used for online projects. Browse through all of them and see which one fits your project.

Playfair Display

Playfair is a beautiful font that is perfect for titles and headlines. This typeface comes with various styles: regular, regular italic, bold, bold italic, black, black italic.

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Rubik is a wonderful sans-serif font that was created by Philipp Hubert and Sebastian Fischer from the Hubert & Fischer design studio. The full font family is available for free download from Google fonts.


Libre Franklin

Libre Franklin is another great typeface that you can use in your online projects. This is available in many styles: regular, italic, bold, thin, light, medium, bold, semi-bold, extra bold, black, and more.


Fira Sans

Fira Sans is a strong typeface that is available in multiple styles. Choose the one you find appropriate to your project and use it in your design to add a professional look.

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Alegreya Sans

Alegreya Sans is a sans-serif font family with a lovely design that is perfect for long texts. You can download it in 7 weight styles, see which one fits your projects best.



Chivo is an amazing sans serif font family which you can download in various styles such as light, regular, bold, black, each one with its italic form.


Source Sans Pro

Source Sans Pro is a lovely font family that was created by Paul D. Hunt. This sans serif typeface that will look stunning in your designs. Take a look!



Roboto has a wonderful sans-serif design, it was created by Christian Robertson and it is available for downloaded from Google fonts.



Here is another stunning typeface with an amazing design that you can download and use right away. This is an Indian Type Foundry (ITF) with a sans-serif typeface which includes various styles: light, regular, medium, semi- bold, bold.


Archivo Narrow

Archivo Narrow is a neat sans-serif typeface family which you can use in both printed and digital projects. This font is perfect for highlights and headlines.


Crimson Text

Crimson Text is a beautiful typeface family which you can download from Google fonts and use right away. This is available in multiple styles such as regular, regular italic, semibold, semibold italic, bold, bold italic.



Montserrat is a gorgeous sans-serif font family which was designed by Julieta Ulanovsky.  This font works great for headlines and other similar uses where the text has a strong visual impact.



Domine is a strong serif typeface which is perfect for body text in online projects. This font was created by Pablo Impallariested with intent to be used for newspapers, magazines websites, etc.



Bitter is a serif font that makes online reading a pleasure. This typeface was designed by Sol Matas and can be downloaded from Google fonts in normal, italic and bold styles.


PT Sans

PT Sans is an amazing font that was created by the designers Alexandra Korolkova, Olga Umpeleva and Vladimir Yefimov and can be downloaded and used for free.



Lato is an open-source sans-serif font which is available in Google fonts in various styles: thin, light, normal, bold and ultra-bold, along with its corresponding italic.



Neuton was designed by Brian Zick and can be downloaded and used for free from Google fonts. This open-source serif typeface has a simple but beautiful design that will get noticed.



Inconsolata is a great typeface with a lovely design that was carefully created by Raph Levien. This is a special font with a bold weight, with no italic version and can be used in many situations.



Raleway is an elegant sans-serif font that is available from Google fonts in 9 weight types, with its matching italic. This was designed by Matt McInerney and it can make your online projects stand out.




Arvo is a beautiful typeface that was created by the designer Anton Koovit. This open-source serif font is available for download from Google fonts.


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