Just a friendly reminder that doing formatting using unicode characters like 𝑲 sucks total ass for screenreaders

[description: a video of a screenreader reading a tweet with lots of unicode "formatting"]


@amandag and it's the only way masto.soc users can format shit since gargron won't do real styles

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@LogicalDash you can still use things like *this* and _this_. obviously it would be nicer to read if markdown-rendered, but part of the point of markdown is to be readable even if not rendered. and it's clearly superior for users of screen readers.

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