The 100% Easy-2-Read Standard

Why websites need big type.
Great plea by Information Architects Japan for using large body type when designing for the web.
Their rebuttal of people opposed to scrolling is spot on:

Don’t tell us scrolling is bad
Because then all websites are bad. There is nothing wrong with scrolling. Nothing at all. Just as there is nothing wrong with flipping pages in books.”

Shame I didn’t find this two years ago!

(via Wilson Miner)

8 November 2008