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Read Better

Read Better
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Read Better lets you control the spacing between letters and words to dramatically improve readability.

- Increase letter spacing for all fonts.
- Introduce double spaces between words.
- Horizontal separators between lines.
- Increase text size up to 100 points.
- 7 included fonts, including Lexia Readable, Open Dyslexic, National Primary, and Montessori Script.
- Lock the settings to prevents accidental changes.

The only way to import text into Read Better is to first Copy some text from another app or Safari, and then launch Read Better and tap the "Paste" button at the top right. New text overwrites older text in Read Better.

Read Better is ideal for short reading assignments, articles, and short stories.


Read Better was inspired by research that showed increased letter spacing significantly improves readability for people with reading difficulties:

Extra-large letter spacing improves reading in dyslexia
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 2012 109 (28)

Interletter spacing and dyslexia
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 2012 109 (44) E2958



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