Alignment

The process of arranging objects in a consistent and even spatial relationship. It can refer to how text is aligned with respect to its margins or how any two or more things are aligned in general.

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Onboarding Flow

The process of a new user being brought in to a new product. The design for this process aims to have an effective, efficient, and engaging user experience.

Lowercase

The designation of a set of character encoding styles for glyphs that are not capital letters.

HTML

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

Type Classification

A system used to describe and identify typefaces by their basic visual characteristics.

Hex Code

A way of expressing colours on digital media. To specify a hex code, you need to consider the three primary colours: red, green and blue. The hex code is always six characters long and looks like this: #RRGGBB and their values range from 00 to FF.

Placeholder Text

Text that is used to fill in a gap in a document.

Mood board

A collage consisting of images, colours and text that is assembled to convey an idea or theme.

Repetition

The use of repeating elements and motifs for decorative purposes. In design, repetition occurs in many ways. It can be achieved by using a shape or design element in a pattern, and it can also be achieved through the use of multiple shapes or motifs that have similarities

Scale

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

Ellipsis

Also known as a suspension point, is a series of dots (…) that is used either as a substitute for some text that has been omitted from a sentence or when the author does not wish to pause in their writing.

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