New answers tagged readability
Because it messes up the order in which people normally read text. Why is top-posting such a bad thing? Top-posting. What is the most annoying thing in e-mail? or similar? See e.g. http://www.dickgaughan.co.uk/usenet/guide/faq08-topp.html
Saccades are a factor, but it's not the main factor based on what I've studied about speed reading. When we learn to read, we often vocalize sentences in our minds, and furthermore, our brain has the capability to recognize words in rapid succession faster than we usually read them. In order to read faster, you're taught to "see" the whole line very ...
Yes write fewer text. So, this seems very unhelpful at first since I don't even know your scenario, but believe me ... or don't. This is a screenshot of a random Wikipedia page. Can you tell me now what this page is about, alternative names for it and its primary market competitors? Probably not. And you're not even stressed out. So what to do? Write a ...
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