A lot of work goes into creating a single font and we all use fonts every day for a multitude of purposes. Some are serious, some are casual, and some are just plain fun. However, for those learning about fonts, it can be quite a tedious thing because you see, fonts are made of a lot of different components that make each one unique. While a font may be “just a font” to us, it may be an intricate and detailed thing to others. Below is some basic terminology about the different aspects of a font.