I have a question for you all! Shall we take a vote?
So. The other day I came across the following widget on someone’s blog and found it intriguing; you can get your blog rated for its reading level! I plugged my general blog URL in, and got this, which I then posted on my blogroll:
That was well and fine, until Sunday, when I thought to myself, “Gee Self, I sure use a lot of polysyllabic words, and more obscure and technical words, too. That’s pretty erudite for the average high-school reading level.”
So then I typed URLs for specific posts, and got several different stories! My post for Blogging Against Disablism Day (“BADD But Not Rude”) earned a higher level:
A more recent post on disablism and fallacious thinking, “Catapulting to Conclusions,” was apparently more technical:
And the latest insect post, “Home on the Range” was just too abstruse, according to the parameters of whomever came up with this ditzy little algorithm. (I’m not sure why, it’s actually rather non-technical.)
Funny, I don’t feel that brilliant. I just write that way (-: