RE: Typography for gui items

Subject: RE: Typography for gui items
From: Joyce -dot- Fetterman -at- L-3com -dot- com
To: "McLauchlan, Kevin" <Kevin -dot- McLauchlan -at- safenet-inc -dot- com>
Date: Tue, 28 Feb 2012 11:09:33 -0500

Kevin McLauchlan wrote:
Maybe you could combine the square brackets with shading/highlighting of
the included text. Everything inside the brackets gets a light-gray
background, perhaps.


I use a similar convention (bold text on light-gray background, sans
square brackets) and it works quite well for my users.

Joyce Fetterman
(returning to techwr-l after a too-long absence)



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References:
Typography for gui items: From: Richard L Hamilton
Re: Typography for gui items: From: Sarah Lee Hauslinger
RE: Typography for gui items: From: McLauchlan, Kevin

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