Take a perfectly useful standardised measurement of length, weight, speed or time, and convert to something far less useful (but much more fun).
Thursday, September 6th, 2018
Sunday, June 25th, 2017
This is a fun game (I scored a measly 73/100). The idea is to develop a feeling for the balance between font-size, line-height, and line length …just like the three sides of an equilateral triangle.
Too many of them still set line-height, font size and line width as independent features when in fact they should all be considered together. The equilateral triangle is a perfect representation of how the three features work in harmony.
Wednesday, May 13th, 2009
Jackson is gathering data to test on-screen readability. Sign up and join in.
Saturday, July 23rd, 2005
Suck it up, ya fixed width losers: your favourite escape clause has just been deflated. "Twenty college-age students read news articles displayed in 35, 55, 75, or 95 characters per line (cpl) from a computer monitor. Results showed that passages formatte