At some point, you’ve probably come across a design or a website including text beginning with “Lorem ipsum…”, and filled with gibberish. It’s called ‘dummy text’, and it comes in much handier than you may imagine. Let’s go over a few of the reasons for using it:

  • To see how your website would look when it’s full of content. Dummy text enables you to fill your site with test content, so to speak. Instead of bare pages, you’ll be able to see how it’ll look at some point when you’ve published dozens of articles.
  • For plugin and theme testing purposes. Each WordPress theme behaves differently when it comes to elements such as subheadings, galleries, and more. If you want to see a theme in action, you’ll need a ‘full’ website so to speak – and the fastest way