It’s a good idea to use numbered lists, headings and bullets to make your pages and posts more skimmable. WordPress 4.3 introduced some shortcuts to make this formatting easier.
When you want to include a numbered list, start by typing a 1. or 1) and it will be automatically formatted for you. For bullets, start your line with an asterisk or a dash. To add a Heading 2 format, start your line with ##.