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Kerning is the subtraction of units between two characters that makes that combination much more attractive to the eye. When units are subtracted between all characters in a paragraph it is called Tracking. . . . Please Note: One paragraph tracked differently from all other paragraphs on a page
can be a huge eyesore and is considered unprofessional.

See Tracking on the first page of Pro Tips for Quality Typography.

If certain character combinations in a piece being composed are not automatic in the fonts being used, a professional designer will kern those combinations manually. Following are some of many two-charcter kerning combinations within words
that are usually built into fonts.

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See Kerning on the first page of Pro Tips for Quality Typography.