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Bold (type) facts for kids

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In formatting, bold makes a text become darker and a little bigger. It is used to emphasize a few words as a bolded text can attract attention from the reader.


To make a word bold, there are different ways in doing so. They are listed below


In HTML, the <b> and the </b> tags are used to surround the text that needs to be bolded.


In Wikitext, an editor can bold a text using three apostrophes (''') around the text to be bolded to produce the same results.

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