- Readability refers to how well type can attract a reader. You might want to use something fancy or oversized (generally 20px or more) for your front page or for Title Text.
- Legible type is essential for article or blog text. Type size, font, line length, color & backgrounds all affect how readable your text will be. Truly legible type makes it possible for the reader to only perceive content and not be distracted by formatting or decoration. Keep it simple!
It has been said that great typography is invisible... it can also be beautifully expressive and attention grabbing. For effective communication you need readability and legibility. It's a 'must have' in simple website design.
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