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The Structure of Text and Links Can Significantly Affect Reader Interest and Understanding

This study in┬áScience Communication, tested two combinations of text and links (links to web sites versus links to explanations). For complex news about health and science, explanatory text with links that DON’T take users to other web sites significantly enhanced … Continue reading

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