EPS File

An Encapsulated PostScript file (.eps) is a vector graphics format. EPS files are typically used to exchange artwork between different design programs, such as Adobe Illustrator and other vector graphics applications, including CorelDRAW, Inkscape, SIAE Draw and others. EPS files can also be used to provide a file format for print.

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Body-storming

A UX design technique to explore and map out a service, product, or system through physical navigation, often completed at the start of a design process to provide designers with an understanding of how users will navigate the system. In addition, body-storming can be used in development to test functionality or measure ease of use.

Triadic Colours

A triad is a group of three colours that are equally spaced on the colour wheel.

Pica

A unit of measurement that equals 1/6 of an inch, or 1/72 of a foot.

Tittle

The typographic term for the dot above the letters 'i' and 'j'.

Stem

The part of a letter, usually a vertical line, that rise above the x-height.

Bleed

A printing term that describes how close an object is to the edge of a printed page. Bleeds are often used in graphic design for books, magazines, posters and other printed materials with photographs or illustrations.

Microcopy

The small, non-essential text that appears on an interface. It has been set up specifically to be short and concise to draw attention to an essential user experience.

Rule of Thirds

A rule of thumb used in photography to create more visually appealing images which states that an image should be composed so that the subject or focus of the image occupies one-third of the picture space, with two equal vertical lines dividing their composition into two.

Wireframe

A low-fidelity representation of a user interface design.

Lowercase

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

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