Embedded Links and Online Reading Accessibility: Whitney Quesenbery and Caroline Jarrett, #stc10
In this video, I talk with Whitney Quesenbery and Caroline Jarrett about the feasibility of removing links embedded directly within paragraphs -- which Kathryn Summers and Ginny Redish describe as "exit points" that confuse and disorient low-literacy readers.
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