We’ve long championed clear communication throughout content and privacy policies are no different. The New York Times took a look at 150 policies, most were an incomprehensible disaster.
In the 1960s, a style manual was published which helped inspire the plain language movement and created the Lensear Write readability formula. But, what was Lensear Write and how can it help your content be more impactful?
Readability is of great importance when writing speeches and communicating with others. How are the principles of readability used at the UN?
In the late 1960s, an obscure readability formula was developed which has since proven useful for several languages. Where did it come from, and how can you use it?
Newspapers remain a cornerstone of journalism. They’re still read by many, especially online. But, which news outlets are writing the most readable online content, and why is it important that they do?
From the 1960s onward, linguists were making readability formulas easier and quicker to calculate. How can the graph-based Fry formula help you improve your readability?
It’s important to reach an international audience with your content. But, what is IELTS and why consider it for your content's readability?
A group of readability experts thought readability formulas needed a shake-up. How did they do it, and how can Powers Sumner Kearl best be used?
The Raygor readability graph promised a quick and easy readability grade. But, where does it come from, and how can it best be used?
Other readability formulas work great when you’re writing a narrative. What about when you’re not, and how can the FORCAST formula help you analyze incomplete sentences?
Readability is a crucial skill to have as a writer. But, what is the history of readability, and what can it teach us?
Britain’s biggest companies write news releases that are woolly, opaque, and fail to communicate clearly.