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Typo – Font

Jun 23, 2017 | Technical

Basic terminology

Family

there are 3 main types of characters


Body

it is equal to the height of the capital letter


Family ties

typefaces basic design modifications


Letter case

big letters, small letters = capital and lower case


Letter spacing

horizontal space between 2 characters


Visual alignment

Optical correction for character combinations


Line spacing

vertical space between 2 base lines


Vertical offset

allows you to change base line alignment


• measurement: inpoints (pt)

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