Formatting elements like lists, headings, and links, are read aloud to screen reader users, so the content is understood in context. 1
- Unordered lists (bullets) should be used when there is no sequence of importance.
- Ordered lists (numbers) suggest a progression or sequence.
- Lists should not be used for decoration purposes such as indenting solely for layout purposes.
Example of an Unordered List
My favorite coffee flavors include:
Example of an Ordered List
My favorite colors are: