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The effects of preferred text formatting on performance and perceptual appeal

A modified research approach for user experience practitioners and designers of online content

Legal researchers were tested to see whether their preferred settings for reading documents online resulted in better perceived visual appeal and performance. Results showed that customized text formatting does not translate into improved reading performance, nor does it sustain its “preferred” status when compared to optimized alternatives.


Poster by Paul Doncaster (Thomson West)
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  • 10:00am to 10:30am on Wednesday, May 26, 2010
  • 3:10pm to 3:30pm on Wednesday, May 26, 2010
  • 10:00am to 10:30am on Thursday, May 27, 2010
  • 3:10pm to 3:30pm on Thursday, May 27, 2010