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Bold Fonts in Web Design – Simple, clear and attention-getting

bold fonts in web design

Simple, clear and attention-getting

Bold fonts with full-screen background images, or superimposed on patterns and textures, used in sliders or on menus and text boxes, present the site visitor or even the casual website skimmer with a message that’s impossible to miss. With all the clutter and chatter on the web these days, it’s become more of a challenge to catch and keep your viewer’s attention.

When using bold fonts, you need to make your message simple and clear – something that makes him stop in his tracks and spend a little longer on the page, or sticks in his head like an effective billboard he whizzes by on his way to work.