Lorem Ipsum is sim­ply dum­my text of the prin­ting and typeset­ting indus­try. Lorem Ipsum has been the industry’s stan­dard dum­my text ever sin­ce the 1500s, when an unknown prin­ter took a gal­ley of type and scram­bled it to make a type spe­ci­men book. It has sur­vi­ved not only five cen­tu­ries, but also the leap into elec­tro­nic typeset­ting, remai­ning essen­ti­al­ly unch­an­ged. It was popu­la­ri­sed in the 1960s with the release of Letra­set she­ets con­tai­ning Lorem Ipsum pas­sa­ges, and more recent­ly with desk­top publi­shing soft­ware like Aldus Page­Ma­ker inclu­ding ver­si­ons of Lorem Ipsum.

Why do we use it?

It is a long estab­lis­hed fact that a rea­der will be dis­trac­ted by the read­a­ble con­tent of a page when loo­king at its lay­out. The point of using Lorem Ipsum is that it has a more-or-less nor­mal dis­tri­bu­ti­on of let­ters, as oppo­sed to using ‘Con­tent here, con­tent here’, making it look like read­a­ble Eng­lish. Many desk­top publi­shing packa­ges and web page edi­tors now use Lore