numbered lists vs bullets

Subject: numbered lists vs bullets
From: Rebecca Carr <rebecca -at- WHITE -dot- SC -dot- TI -dot- COM>
Date: Thu, 28 Aug 1997 11:23:27 -0500

Re: bulleted vs numbered lists


A procedure listing steps done in a specific order requires numbering.
A bulleted list implies that order is unimportant.

A list of items where order is unimportant should be bullets.

If the list is long, break it up into categories (if possible).

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