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Usability Guideline Usability.gov 5:5


Limit the amount of prose text on the home page - try to use less than 30 sentences.


The first action of most users is to scan the homepage for link titles and major headings. Requiring users to read large amounts of prose text can slow them considerably, or they may avoid reading it altogether.

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Rule ID: UseGov5.5