Do you use words instead of digits for low numbers?
21/04/2016 4:03 PM by
Whenever writing numbers for a web
audience, it's generally a good idea to use numerals, especially for
complicated numbers. Numerals are more easily noticed when a page is scanned by
a user's eye.
There are seventy three good reasons to do this.Figure: Bad Example - The number is spelled out.
There are 73 good reasons to do this.Figure: Good Example - This is easy to read and more noticeable
The exception is generally very small numbers (one and two) which are normally spelled out.
2 heads are better than 1.Figure: Bad Example - Numerals used
Two heads are better than oneFigure: Good Example - Numbers are spelled out
Do you feel this rule needs an update?