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10 Principles For Readable Web Typography

Matt Cronin

Readability is one of the more important aspects of Web design usability. Readable text affects how users process the information in the content. Poor readability scares readers away from the content. On the other hand, done correctly, readability allows users to efficiently read and take in the information in the text. You want users to be able to read your content and absorb it easily.

In this article, we՚ll explain some web typography terms and how they play into readability; we՚ll present numerous tips to help improve the readability of your content; and we՚ll showcase very readable Web sites, layouts and articles.

The Terms, And What Each Means For Readability

There are many factors that play ...

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