Graphic-web-print designing glossary/dictionary of terms
These terms are commonly used in the graphic design
and website design world.
K - In computer terms, stands for Kilobyte.
- In print design, with CMYK,
the K stands for the ink color black.
Keywords Searchable terms extracted from a data set during
indexing. Select your keywords with extreme care. Determine the
two or three dozen keywords that seem to be the most important to
your site, then ensure that the most important of those are in your
title and mentioned early on your web page.
Kerning The horizontal spacing between the letters in
Kilobyte A kilobyte is a storage unit capable of storing
1,024 bytes of information.
Kiosk The more modern definition of kiosk refers to
public terminals that offer anything from Internet access to travel
information to ATM services. Electronic kiosks require a simple
user interface and rugged hardware. Touchscreens enable a user to
enter and display information without the need for a mouse or keyboard.