A/B Testing

A statistical method in which two variants of the same activity are compared against each other (typically with several variants), one at a time, and the most effective variant is selected.

More terms you might want to know

HTML

A language used to create web pages, and it stands for Hypertext Markup Language.

Information Architecture

The art and science of arranging information so that it's intuitive to find, easy to navigate, presents a cohesive design, meets accessibility guidelines, looks attractive on any device or screen size and ultimately drives behaviour change.

Kerning

The process of adjusting the spacing between individual letters to improve or avoid particular visual distortions.

AI File

An Adobe Illustrator vector format file. Files with the extension .ai are often used for artwork and illustrations as users can resize them without distortion. It is composed of several layers with objects and text on each layer. Users can import Illustrator files into many other programs like InDesign, Acrobat, Photoshop etc. If you design or print your t-shirts, you can create your designs in Illustrator and apply them to your t-shirt using a heat press.

A/B Testing

A statistical method in which two variants of the same activity are compared against each other (typically with several variants), one at a time, and the most effective variant is selected.

Shade

The relative lightness or darkness of a hue.

Hero Image

The primary graphic that appears at the top of a webpage, designed to grab people's attention.

Scale

The distance between two points of extrusion or an object. It can also be defined as the measurement of size.

Monospace

A style of typeface that uses a width-to-height ratio of 1:1.

Complementary Colours

Colours that directly across the colour wheel, like blue and orange. When you put these colours next to each other, they make a great contrast together. Complementary colours are often found in nature.

Problem?

Got a suggestion or found an issue with the glossary?
Let me know!