From Design­modo: Under­standing type can be one of the most diffi­cult elements of design. There’s a lot of termi­nology and lingo that type designers (and designers, in general) use when talking about lettering. Some­times it can be tough to deci­pher it all. This cheat sheet describes all of the different aspects of lettering, from termi­nology to compo­nents to type styles and methods of typo­graphic manip­u­la­tion so you will have a better grasp on how to under­stand and use typog­raphy in your design projects. · Go to Typog­raphy cheat sheet →