Tagged: Readability

When to Use Bold Text

Bold text works best when used in moderation.
Making text bold is possibly the most common typesetting/design practice. Even the most computer illiterate person will either know or want to know how to make text bold. It's so common a practice that we sometimes forget the reason for it. And after dealing with clients and hearing their requests for making certain things bold, I think it's time to back up and consider the purposes and uses of the bold style. One clarification before I dig in. What I'm about to say is in reference to basic paragraph/list Read More