Re: Typographical conventions

Subject: Re: Typographical conventions
From: Janice Gelb <janice -dot- gelb -at- sun -dot- com>
To: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Date: Tue, 13 Mar 2007 07:53:50 +1100

Joanne Wittenbrook wrote:
> With the easy availablility of font styles, people can get a little font crazed. I use bold for user actions because it makes it easier for users to scan their steps for clues as to the next step while working.

I've seen this explanation for bold use before,
but frankly, I don't *want* readers to skip
the explanatory text between the key names
they're supposed to press or the menu options
they're supposed to select!

-- Janice

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