The Important Terms of Typography

While font and text hierarchy are the two most important elements of typography

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While textual style and content progressive system are the two most significant components of typography — and the two you truly need to comprehend to begin — there are still a lot of different terms and standards in the typography space 

Baseline

The base, undetectable line where content, letters, and characters sit. 

cap line 

The top, imperceptible line that goes about as an upper limit for content, letters, and characters. 

X-height

The stature of a specific text style's lowercase letters (except for ascenders, similar precisely h, or descenders, similar exactly p). 

Tracking 

The measure of room between letters in a square of content (now and then alluded to as "letter dividing"). 

leading 

The vertical space between each line of content. 

Kerning 

A change that either expands or reduces the space between two letters or different characters.


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