Legibility

How well or poorly something can be read.

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Load More Scrolling

A design technique employed on websites and mobile apps that encourages users to scroll to view additional content.

Wordmark

A logo which is usually a combination of text and graphic imagery that acts as the company's symbol.

Fishbone Diagram

Also known as an Ishikawa diagram, is a widely used technique in project management. The diagram provides a means of evaluating the cause-and-effect relationship between the various activities necessary for completing a project by visualising all activities in the project as bones that interconnect on an anterior and posterior spine, with causality flowing from one to another.

RAW Image

A digital image captured by a digital camera or scanner that has not been processed in any way by the camera software.

Tittle

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

Uppercase

Also known as caps, a type property that specifies that all letters in a body of text are capitalised.

Resolution

The measure of a device or computer system's ability to capture fine detail. A higher number of pixels can provide more details and finer images on the screen.

Infinite Scroll

Generally used when a page has so much content that it would be impossibly long to load the entire page at once. Infinite scroll consists of an auto-generated list of items that constantly loads new items as they load off the bottom of the screen.

GIF

A file format that supports both static and animated images. It is a popular file format on the internet and social media due to its wide colour support, portability, and animating capabilities.

Font Type

Most typefaces are classified into one of five basic classifications: serif, sans serif, script, monospaced, and display.

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