In this short tutorial, we show you an efficient way to use Google Fonts in local mode and thus comply with the European GDPR regulation.
Use Pinegrow to self-host your Google fonts in a GDPR compliant way
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a privacy and security law drafted and passed by the European Union (EU), it imposes obligations onto organizations anywhere, so long as they target or collect data related to people in the EU.
The instructions in this tutorial are valid as of 06-03-2022 and correspond to one way to proceed with Pinegrow. Other methods are definitely possible, depending on your needs, constraints and technical knowledge.
The site https://google-webfonts-helper.herokuapp.com/fonts is used in this tutorial but we can also highly recommend the site https://www.fontsquirrel.com/tools/webfont-generator
More about how to use Local web fonts with Pinegrow
You can also read our release notes on https://pinegrow.com/release_notes/pinegrow-web-editor-6-1-july-28-2021/#managing-local-web-fonts