Show/Hide Toolbars

Technical Writers’ Companion

Navigation: Gestalten > Recommended paragraph styles

Subheading paragraph styles

Scroll Prev Up Next More

Subheadings (labels) communicate what a particular section within a chapter or within a help topic is about.

Subheadings are landmarks that help readers to skim a text for specific information and to decide beforehand whether or not to invest any time in reading.

In online help, subheadings often appear as expandable sections (toggles).

Subheadings should be:

easily recognizable

easily readable

Needed styles:

subheading of static section

subheading of expandable section (only needed for online help)



Namensvorschläge im Deutschen:





Alle Abschnitte ein- / ausblenden

© indoition publishing e.K., all rights reserved – Imprint and Terms of Use | Privacy Policy