TypeCatcher allows you to search, browse, and download Google webfonts for off-line use on the Linux desktop. You can preview fonts with adjustable size and text.
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Google Fonts (previously Google Web Fonts) is an interactive catalogue containing a large number of free web fonts (over seven hundred), which allows using the native API to use the fonts web designers and developers on websites, fonts can be downloaded and used as system.
TypeCatcher supports a directory search of fonts you can preview the selected font (if the view is not supported Cyrillic text, the text is displayed with the system font), set fonts to the directory:
TypeCatcher pursues make this simple task is to allow user interface designers, graphic designers and people interested in the users to work with Google Webfonts directly from under Linux Mint quickly and easily.
Installation latest version into Linux Mint 15/16/17/17.1/17.2:
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:andrewsomething/typecatcher sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install typecatcher