Are you tired of sending plain text messages that lack emphasis? Do you want to make your messages stand out by adding bold text? Fortunately, iPhone users can easily make their text bold without any third-party app. In this article, we will show you how to make text bold on iPhone. Follow the steps below to make your text bold and impress your friends and colleagues.
Step 1: Open the Messages App
The first step is to open the Messages app on your iPhone. You can do this by tapping on the green Messages icon on your home screen. Once you open the app, you will see a list of your conversations.
Step 2: Tap on the Compose Button
To start a new conversation or reply to an existing one, tap on the compose button in the top right corner of the screen. This will open a new message window where you can type your message.
Step 3: Type Your Message
Now, type your message in the message field. To make the text bold, you need to use a special syntax. Simply put an asterisk (*) at the beginning and end of the word or phrase you want to make bold. For example, if you want to make the word “hello” bold, type “*hello*”.
Step 4: Send Your Message
Once you have typed your message and made the necessary words or phrases bold, you are ready to send your message. To do this, tap on the blue send button in the bottom right corner of the screen. Your message will be sent immediately with the bold text intact.
Now that you know how to make text bold on iPhone, you can use this feature to add emphasis to your messages. But, there are still some questions that people ask about making text bold on iPhone. Here are some of those questions and their answers:
Can I Make Text Bold in Other Apps?
Yes, you can make text bold in other apps that support rich text formatting. For example, you can make text bold in the Notes app, Pages app, and Keynote app by using the same syntax as in the Messages app.
Can I Make Text Bold in Different Colors?
Unfortunately, you cannot make text bold in different colors using the built-in iOS keyboard. However, you can copy and paste text from other apps that support rich text formatting, such as Microsoft Word or Google Docs, and paste it into your message in the Messages app.
Can I Make Text Bold and Italic?
Yes, you can make text bold and italic in the Messages app by using a different syntax. To make text bold and italic, put three asterisks (***) at the beginning and end of the word or phrase. For example, if you want to make the word “hello” bold and italic, type “***hello***”.
Can I Undo Bold Text?
Yes, you can undo bold text by simply removing the asterisks from the beginning and end of the word or phrase. The text will return to its original format.