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Re: Search by Reading Level

From: Tina Holmboe <tina@greytower.net>
Date: Fri, 30 Mar 2012 05:07:24 +0200
To: Gregg Vanderheiden <gv@trace.wisc.edu>
Cc: Loretta Guarino Reid <lorettaguarino@google.com>, WCAG <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
Message-ID: <20120330030724.GA11598@greytower.net>
On Thu, Mar 29, 2012 at 11:48:35PM +0200, Gregg Vanderheiden wrote:

> would be nice to know how the reading levels are determined.

 One, or more properly several, automated tests exist. These
 should not be taken as gospel, but preferably complimented
 by human testing.

 Personally I am quite partial to the Swedish LIX, which work
 fairly well even in English.

 - Tina Holmboe
   Greytower Technologies
Received on Friday, 30 March 2012 03:07:49 UTC

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