How to use different kind of Google Font types?

Tags: css,fonts

Problem :

I want to use a Google Font with different types (Light, Black, Semi-bold).

This is the link for the Google Font:,400,600,900

The regular is working fine, font-family: 'Exo 2'; But I was wondering how I can use the Light, Black ones. I've tried Exo 2 Black/Light but that didn't seem to work.

I've also read the documentation, but that didn't have the answer also.

Solution :

You first have to load you font in the document's head and than use the font in conjunction with the right font-weight in your CSS.

PS: You got a little typo in your font URL.


<!DOCTYPE html>
<html lang="en">
  <meta charset="utf-8">
  <link href=",400,600,90" rel="stylesheet">
  <link href="path/to/styles.css" rel="stylesheet">


.light {
  font-family: 'Exo 2';
  font-weight: 300;

.normal {
  font-family: 'Exo 2';
  font-weight: 400;

.semi-bold {
  font-family: 'Exo 2';
  font-weight: 600;

.black {
  font-family: 'Exo 2';
  font-weight: 900;

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