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[Sigia-l] readability and contextual linking

From: Donna Fritzsche (donnamarie)
Date: Thu Jan 20 2005 - 11:01:48 EST


Hi,
Thank-you to everyone who provided feedback on this question.

> although I don't agree with avoiding them altogether. They can be
>useful. I think you can enhance readability through better visual
>design. I believe it works if the contrast between regular text and
>links decreases with the density of links. (But never reduced so
>much that you can't tell the difference and therefore scanning for
>links is impossible.)

I think that this strategy, along with bulletizing some of the text
that is clearly meant to take people to other parts of the site will
work for this customer. Thanks for the interesting feedback and
discussion!

Donna



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