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What is the best way maximize readability when displaying variations of long/short text within table?

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Can you explain further exactly what you mean in this case? Also, what is your target display? Readable on a phone isn't the same as readable on a TV isn't the same as readable on a desktop. – Myrddin Emrys May 1 '12 at 17:53
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You could use a read more... link after 250 characters, which would make it easier for the user to scan the entire list.


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Great answer! Is there any jQuery plugins to help achieve this solution? – webdesignux May 1 '12 at 19:15
Thanx. That would be the jQuery Expander Plugin – Benny Skogberg May 1 '12 at 19:20

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