Essays about: "Readability"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 90 essays containing the word Readability.

  1. 1. Was it written for your audience? : Readability analyses of the information provided in English on a Swedish municipality’s website

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för utbildning, kultur och kommunikation

    Author : Petra Boyd; [2019]
    Keywords : readability; readability formulas; sentence structure; clauses per sentence; plain language; municipal information; English; Sweden;

    Abstract : In today’s multicultural society it is increasingly important that information is made available in a way that allows it to reach as many people as possible. The present study investigates the readability of the information provided in English on a Swedish municipality’s website. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Impact of Colour Themes on Code Readability

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS); KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Anna Nyqvist; Joar Rutqvist; [2019]
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    Abstract : The ability to read code is an important skill in programming, and is said to be affected by the coding environment and interface. This thesis investigates the impact of colour themes on code readability, comparing dark text on a light background to light text on a dark background. READ MORE

  3. 3. Using eye tracking to study variable naming conventions and their effect on code readability

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS); KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Pontus Broberg; Shapour Jahanshahi; [2019]
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    Abstract : Using camel case when naming variables is largely considered to be best practise when writing code these days. But is it really the best variable naming convention when it comes to code readability and understanding? And how does different variable naming conventions affect the readability of code? This thesis researches these questions using eye tracking technology. READ MORE

  4. 4. Adapting the web : Analysis of guidelines for responsive design

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för programvaruteknik

    Author : Eric Johansson; [2019]
    Keywords : responsive design; readability; usability; web design;

    Abstract : Smartphone usage is higher than ever and the number is steadily increasing, but not all websites on the Internet are adapted for use on smartphones. This study set out to find common and proven guidelines from the current scientific literature and create a guide on how to best adapt a desktop website to be optimized for use on smartphones. READ MORE

  5. 5. Diverge - Investigating the Consequences of Bad Comments

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS); KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Ellinor Bakhuizen; Cecilia Landelius; [2019]
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    Abstract : In large software development projects the majority of code comments are written at the beginning of the project and tend to not be updated when the code is rewritten. This commonly results in code with incorrect comments or no comments at all. READ MORE