In class, we discussed how “plain language” content is not the traditional norm for all types of mediums. Plain language is specific to online content. This style of writing was developed over time due to readers developing to scan more often times than actually consuming everything you have to offer. Plain language is found to be more shortened, concise and techniques such have the “f-pattern” have to be illustrated. In traditional platforms many other formulas can be illustrated but, will have no, to little effect when translated over to web.
Plain Language Vs Traditional