As to improve user experience, what is the standard line height for a 12 px font size? And what is the standard space between paragraphs for 12 px (font size) body text?


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There's no specific rules for how much line-height we should actually implement on the content. This is a bit more a design decision in according to specific requirements of the content. Here are some materials that can really make you able to identify the best suited line-height for your content.

line spacing__PracticalTypography

Font size, line height and line width the golden ratio way__Medium

Typographic Design Patterns And Best Practices__SmashingMagazine

6 tips for better line spacing in your typography__99designs

Why you should go big with line spacing__InvisionApp

There are a tons of articles helping you out about line spacing :)

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