I was following the steps mentioned in an answer about adding blur to text from here
Everything worked fine but Step 10 caused a weird artifact to the text in the compound clip. The step says:
wire the RGB output of node 02 into the master RGB output
Here's how the current node structure looks after doing everything. Notice how the text looks weirdly bold.
This is how it looks if I skip Step 10:
What is creating this and how to fix it? Any other way of adding animated blur to text?