Make text bold. Select the text that you want to make bold, and do one of the following: Move your pointer to the Mini toolbar above your selection and click Bold . Click Bold in the Font group on the Home tab. Type the keyboard shortcut: CTRL+B.How to make bold text?
First, open InDesign and highlight the text you wish to make bold. 2. Next, press Ctrl+Shift+B (or Command+Shift+B on Mac). If your currently selected font has a built-in bold typeface, then the words will now be bold.