How to shrink Google font files for your website

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Are you concerned about slow loading times on your website because of Google fonts?

Subset your fonts with google webfonts helper (

Download any Google font with only the specific characters for the language that your audience requires. Character options are: cyrillic, cyrillic-ext, hebrew, latin, latin-ext. If you audience is English speaking then latin will be all that is required.

Select which font format you wish to use. Modern browsers can all read Woff2 format now. This is the smallest file format.




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