Text: Spacing, Style, Font, and Size
You typed your text. Now, you want to make
it easier to read by putting in line breaks (or paragraph breaks),
colors, and maybe centering the text. To put line breaks or
paragraph breaks, just do what you normally do when you want a
break: press enter (or return) on your keyboard where you want
the break to occur.
Style, Font, and Size
The options at the top of the editor screen
are: Style, Font, and Size.
- Style allows you to change the style of the text
- the default is paragraph.
- Font allows you to change the font of the text.
You will notice that there are only five options: Arial,
Courier New, Times New Roman, Verdana and Comic Sans MS.
This is because these are the only fonts that you can
expect every computer to have.
- The last option is size. You can use Size to change the size (how big or small) of
To use any of the options, highlight the
text that you want to make the change to, then click on the arrow
to see other options and make your choice. If you do not
highlight the text, then there will be no change.
Below is how I changed my text - the 1st
paragraph uses the Style option (I used Heading 3) and Font
option (I used Verdana), the second paragraph has a different
Font (I used Arial) and Size (I used 5):