What’s a Reading Ease Score?

...And why is it so important for your blog and your website? The idea of a reading ease score is very simple – it’s a numerical value, showing how easy your writing is to read. The one I use – and the one that’s probably most commonly used is the Flesch Reading Ease test. It gives every piece of writing a score between 0 and 120: the higher the score, the easier it is to read. An article in the Harvard Law Review would generally score in … [Read more...]