- High contrast - light background with dark-colored font.
- Avoid yellow-blue or red-green combinations because individuals with color blindness have difficulty differentiating.
- Less is more - avoid unnecessary formatting. Use bolds and italics sparingly
- Underlining should be reserved for hyperlinks.
- Use sans serif font for readability.
- A sans serif font does not use any unnecessary strokes in its letters.
This is an example of a serif font.
This is an example of a sans serif font.