Monday, October 8, 2007

How Smart Does Your Candidate Think You Are?

Zephyr Teachout at TechPresident looks at the reading levels of each of the candidate's web site, noting that "Anything above 7th grade should probably be simplified--both for strategic reasons (people find it easier to read quickly, and can take in the content quicker), and for populist ones--you want to communicate easily with people who may not be that comfortable with politics."

Click here to see the results -- whom the most "literate" web site belongs to might be a surprise.

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