Here is how to obtain a Free Google API Key:

  • Visit
  • Create a new project
  • Click APIs Under the APIs & auth menu << not needed any more
  • Turn on Web Fonts Developer API
  • Click Credentials under the APIs & auth menu<< just click ‘enable’ then go to Credentials
  • Create a new browser key and leave the referrer box empty
  • Copy and paste the google api key into the plugin admin screen (Log into your WordPress admin area, go to: Settings > Google Fonts and click the Advanced tab).


Use with Google Fonts Plugin: