Font Control

Elementor font control displays a font select box field based on Google Fonts library. The control allows you to set a list of fonts.

The control is defined in Control_Font class which extends Base_Data_Control class.

Note that when using the control, the type should be set using the \Elementor\Controls_Manager::FONT constant.


Name Type Default Description
type string font The type of the control.
label string The label that appears above of the field.
description string The description that appears below the field.
show_label bool true Whether to display the label.
label_block bool false Whether to display the label in a separate line.
separator string default Set the position of the control separator. Available values are default, before, after and none. default will position the separator depending on the control type. before / after will position the separator before/after the control. none will hide the separator.
options array get_fonts() An associative array of available fonts. [ 'Font Name' => 'family-name', ... ]
array get_font_groups() An associative array of available font groups.
default string Default font name.

Return Value

(string) The selected font-family name.


class Elementor_Test_Widget extends \Elementor\Widget_Base {

	protected function _register_controls() {

				'label' => __( 'Content', 'plugin-name' ),
				'tab' => \Elementor\Controls_Manager::TAB_CONTENT,

				'label' => __( 'Font Family', 'plugin-domain' ),
				'type' => \Elementor\Controls_Manager::FONT,
				'default' => "'Open Sans', sans-serif",
				'selectors' => [
					'{{WRAPPER}} .title' => 'font-family: {{VALUE}}',



	protected function render() {
		$settings = $this->get_settings_for_display();
		echo '<h2 class="title" style="font-family: ' . $settings['font_family'] . '"> .. </h2>';

	protected function _content_template() {
		<h2 class="title" style="font-family: {{ settings.font_family }}"> .. </h2>