Étiquette : Style

  • For clear thinking

    For clear thinking

    [vc_row][vc_column][woodmart_text_block woodmart_css_id= »643577f609b2d » woodmart_inline= »no » responsive_spacing= »eyJwYXJhbV90eXBlIjoid29vZG1hcnRfcmVzcG9uc2l2ZV9zcGFjaW5nIiwic2VsZWN0b3JfaWQiOiI2NDM1NzdmNjA5YjJkIiwic2hvcnRjb2RlIjoid29vZG1hcnRfdGV4dF9ibG9jayIsImRhdGEiOnsidGFibGV0Ijp7fSwibW9iaWxlIjp7fX19″ parallax_scroll= »no » wd_hide_on_desktop= »no » wd_hide_on_tablet= »no » wd_hide_on_mobile= »no »]The passage experienced a surge in popularity during the 1960s when Letraset used it on their dry-transfer sheets, and again during the 90s as desktop publishers bundled the text with their software. Today it’s seen all around the web; on templates, websites, and stock designs. Use our generator to get…

  • Flowing serpentines

    Flowing serpentines

    [vc_row][vc_column width= »1/2″][woodmart_text_block woodmart_css_id= »6435748a7b020″ woodmart_inline= »no » responsive_spacing= »eyJwYXJhbV90eXBlIjoid29vZG1hcnRfcmVzcG9uc2l2ZV9zcGFjaW5nIiwic2VsZWN0b3JfaWQiOiI2NDM1NzQ4YTdiMDIwIiwic2hvcnRjb2RlIjoid29vZG1hcnRfdGV4dF9ibG9jayIsImRhdGEiOnsidGFibGV0Ijp7fSwibW9iaWxlIjp7fX19″ parallax_scroll= »no » wd_hide_on_desktop= »no » wd_hide_on_tablet= »no » wd_hide_on_mobile= »no »]As an alternative theory, (and because Latin scholars do this sort of thing) someone tracked down a 1914 Latin edition of De Finibus which challenges McClintock’s 15th century claims and suggests that the dawn of lorem ipsum was as recent as the 20th century. The 1914 Loeb…

  • Here comes autumn

    Here comes autumn

    [vc_row][vc_column][woodmart_text_block woodmart_css_id= »64357548a36d2″ woodmart_inline= »no » responsive_spacing= »eyJwYXJhbV90eXBlIjoid29vZG1hcnRfcmVzcG9uc2l2ZV9zcGFjaW5nIiwic2VsZWN0b3JfaWQiOiI2NDM1NzU0OGEzNmQyIiwic2hvcnRjb2RlIjoid29vZG1hcnRfdGV4dF9ibG9jayIsImRhdGEiOnsidGFibGV0Ijp7fSwibW9iaWxlIjp7fX19″ parallax_scroll= »no » wd_hide_on_desktop= »no » wd_hide_on_tablet= »no » wd_hide_on_mobile= »no »]So how did the classical Latin become so incoherent? According to McClintock, a 15th century typesetter likely scrambled part of Cicero’s De Finibus in order to provide placeholder text to mockup various fonts for a type specimen book. It’s difficult to find examples of lorem ipsum in use before Letraset made it…