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What is Lorem Ipsum?

By Steven Steggles on May 10, 2016 in Blog, Branding, Identity, Web Design

Lorem Ipsum is simply dummy text of the printing and typesetting industry. Lorem Ipsum has been the industry's standard dummy text ever since the 1500s, when an unknown printer took a galley of type and scrambled it to make a type specimen book....

Where can I get some?

By Steven Steggles on May 9, 2016

There are many variations of passages of Lorem Ipsum available, but the majority have suffered alteration in some form, by injected humour, or randomised words which don't look even slightly believable. If you are going to use a passage of Lorem...

Where does it come from?

By Steven Steggles on December 16, 2015 in Blog, Freebies

Contrary to popular belief, Lorem Ipsum is not simply random text. It has roots in a piece of classical Latin literature from 45 BC, making it over 2000 years old. Richard McClintock, a Latin professor at Hampden-Sydney College in Virginia,...

Why do we use it?

By Steven Steggles on July 4, 2015 in Identity, Web Design, Blog

It is a long established fact that a reader will be distracted by the readable content of a page when looking at its layout. The point of using Lorem Ipsum is that it has a more-or-less normal distribution of letters, as opposed to using 'Content...

A Princess of Mars

By Steven Steggles on March 19, 2015 in In the Press, Identity

Seeing the favorable disposition of the warriors toward Tars Tarkas, as well as toward me, I grasped the opportunity to enlist them in my cause against Zodanga. I told Tars Tarkas the story of my adventures, and in a few words had explained to...