What is Lorem Ipsum ?

What is Lorem Ipsum ?

Lorem Ipsum? The holy grail for designer and developer, it is a dummy text or a demo text commonly used in mockup designs and web development. To visually represent a content to the client “Lorem Ipsum” text is used until the main content is provided or generated.

For Example:

When a developer starts to develop a site they never get the main content first so they placed the dummy text “Lorem Ipsum” to fill the content.

Just like a developer when a web designer starts building the mockups they visualize the block with demo content then they use “Lorem Ipsum”.

The lorem ipsum text is a shuffled section of De finibus bonorum et malorum, a 1st-century BC Latin text by Cicero, with some words, removed and added within the words and make it meaningless, It derived from sections 1.10.33 of Cicero’s De finibus bonorum et malorum .

Nowadays various types of software of big companies like Windows application – Microsoft Word, Google’s Google Doc, etc uses Lorem Ipsum as a dummy text. The heavy uses of lorem Ipsum is on web apps and CMS like WordPress, Joomla etc. Some links are provided from where you can easily generate and use “Lorem Ipsum”

Useful Sources to use lorem ipsum?

  1. https://www.lipsum.com/
  2. Google Chrome Plugin
  3. http://generator.lorem-ipsum.info/
  4. Sublime Editor Plugin