This is the first post in a new series. Watch this blog during the months to come for further installments in this ongoing series.
The purpose of the series will be to define key terms used in the graphic arts industry.
The first term in the series is ascender.
Ascender: Any part of a letter which rises above the main body of the letter such as in “A,” “h” and “f.”
The second term in the series will be base line.