Fira Sans

How to install a font in Ubuntu

This is a quick step by step tutorial on how to install fonts in Ubuntu Desktop. The recently released Erik Spiekermann latest typeface font – Fira Sans 3.1 will be used as an example. This font comes in the following formats OTF/WOFF/EOT/TTF and available for direct download here Install Fira 3.1 Font – Download the font wget – Unzip font unzip fira_3_1/ – Install Font for all users sudo mkdir -p /usr/share/fonts/truetype/FiraSans sudo mkdir -p /usr/share/fonts/opentype/FiraSans sudo cp FiraSans3106/WEB/*.