Bullets

How to use bullet points to make text easier to read:

  • Use an introductory sentence followed by a colon.
  • Use a full stop after every bullet point that is a complete sentence.
  • Use no punctuation after bullets that are not complete sentences.
  • Capitalize the first letter of every bullet point that is a complete sentence.
  • Do not capitalize the first letter of bullets that are not complete sentences.
  • Use either complete sentences, or fragments, don’t mix the two.