Why the larger text?

Several folks have noticed I’m using a larger font size on bokardo now…here’s why. In short, the text is easier to read now. Not just the body text, but the text in all columns. The inspiration for this change came from an image in the blog post relative readability by Wilson Miner, who explained his […]

Several folks have noticed I’m using a larger font size on bokardo now…here’s why.

In short, the text is easier to read now. Not just the body text, but the text in all columns. The inspiration for this change came from an image in the blog post relative readability by Wilson Miner, who explained his reasoning for larger text by holding up a page of 12pt text next to a screen with 16pt text, and they were the same size. That’s a great visual…nothing more need be said.

Published: December 19th, 2008

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