Questions tagged [lorem-ipsum]

Lorem Ipsum is meaningless text used as placeholder in design-templates and user interfaces. It's very commonly used by web-designers to show of their designs without having to use real text.

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How to encourage the use of actual content (instead of lorem ipsum) in design?

Without getting into the debate about whether lorem ipsum is useful for not in design, this question is about how to discourage people from using irrelevant text in design because when actual and ...
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Is it bad practice to use “Lorem Ipsum” example text in a text-preferences screen?

I'm the developer of an application where text plays a major role in the user interface. Users can adjust the style of the text in a preference screen. I have added an example text to the preference ...