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Readability is about more than the structure of a sentence. Sometimes, it’s about words on a page.

Our aim is to create a space that provides the best writing experience possible for storytellers to reach their audience. Today, we’re excited to show off our improved headers. It’s a small but significant change that we think you’ll appreciate each time you post.

The Medium editor supports two types of headings that we called H1 and H2. Generally, they are used for two similar (but really, quite different) purposes:

  1. To structure a story into…

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