Specially-Designed Font Makes Reading Easier For Dyslexics

Specially-Designed Font Makes Reading Easier For Dyslexics
Design

A type face that helps readers with dyslexia over-come learning obstacles.

Yi Chen
  • 25 september 2012

People who have dyslexia often have problems learning as they find it difficult to read and comprehend words. A new font called ‘OpenDyslexic’ is especially created for people with dyslexia to increase readability. The open-sourced font is heavily weighted at the bottoms to prevent the reader’s brain from rotating them, and each letter is unique to avoid flipping and swapping.

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