Place Holder Text & Images – lipsum & lorempixel

You may have heard of Lorem Ipsum – placeholder text to fill out a poster, paper or presentation until you can actually write the body copy. While using something like ‘text text text’ is distracting¬†by both looking too uniform and being actually readable,¬†Lorem Ipsum has a roughly normal distribution of letters and words, looking like plain text without being legible. You can generate Lorem Ipsum text here:

Similarly, you can generate realistic but filler images with the help of this website:

With these two websites, you can design an entire poster with no real content at all!

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