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Using Dashes Correctly

March 14, 2018 Graphic Design
Letterpress characters used for typography design

Most people say that “the dash is just a line”, but these people are wrong. Dashes can help identify times, prices, dates, quotes or pauses. This article will explain how you can start using dashes correctly. Ways Of Using Dashes Correctly Hyphen Firstly looking at the hyphen (the default dash?). A hyphen (“-“) is used for linking words and parts of words together. A word may be too long and run onto the next line, so a hyphen is usedRead More