lorem ip-what?


Lorem Ipsum is an odd thing to be the stuff of legend—it’s really just dummy text used by designers and typesetters as a placeholder in layouts—but it has a rich history. The standard paragraph has been used for several hundred years; the source has roots in a Latin passage over 2,000 years old.


The standard passage is an oldie but a goodie. However there are more entertaining options for the designers of today, because, you know, the internet. Here’s a few of our most beloved, as seen above:

Hipster Ipsum

Bacon Ipsum

Nietzsche Ipsum

And then there’s this:  Glasgow Ipsum. We just knew in our wee Scottish hearts that it must exist. After  much searching of the high road and the low road we eventually found  our new favourite. Just one   paragraph, but you could say it’s pure quality…