AbiWord‘s Stylist formatting palette could be substantially improved by making it WYSIWYG and reorganizing items.
- The current Lists section
- Lists with markers and more logical grouping
- The markers make it easier to visually locate the desired list style.
- Related list types are grouped together.
- Ordered lists first (upper case on top, lower below).
- Simple geometric shapes next.
- Miscellaneous symbols at the bottom.
- Assuming it doesn’t cause accessibility problems, the simplified names make for easier visual scanning.
Heading styles could also benefit from WYSIWYG: