Measure Content Readability One-click plain language solution for
content writers

Measure Content Readability

One-click plain language solution for
content writers

VisibleThread Readability

One-click plain language analysis solution for writers looking to improve the clarity and quality of their content. Identify issues in documents, on webpages or instantly as you type.

Measure Content Readability

VisibleThread Readability analyzes your MS Word Docs, PDFs or Raw Text for plain language. It makes your copy clearer by scoring:

  • The Grade Level required to understand your content
  • The ease of Readability of your content
  • Complex Sentences, sentence length, overuse of passive voice and adverbs
  • Occurrence of “watch words” as you edit. Configurable words/phrases to flag off brand language

Reports & Annotated Documents

  • Export and share reports with your team
  • Automatically mark-up your document with embedded guidance
  • Simple and frictionless fix cycles
  • No need for custom MS Word add-ins

Track Your Analysis History

  • Quick-view or detailed access to all your readability scans
  • Measure improvement by comparing against previous readability scores
  • Exportable to Excel for further analysis
Trusted by

“People need well written and accurate information. I want them to be able to find information they understand and that’s the value of our website. Our ability to present information clearly has been due to VisibleThread. I really appreciate that and how well it helps us do our work.”
Lindsay Dudbridge
Manager | Clinical Content / American Society of Clinical Oncology

VT Readability Server – Add-On

Frictionless clarity for content teams

Score your content directly from your mail. This VT Readability Add-On uses three simple steps to content clarity to get results directly into your Inbox:

  1. Send your doc
    Submit your MS Word or PDF docs as an attachment to a dedicated email address.
  2. Get your analysis
    Receive your VT Readability score within seconds back into your inbox.
  3. Get assistance & edit doc
    Receive doc annotations and an excel report containing a detailed breakdown of scores with clarity improvement suggestions.

Working with VT Readability – Tech Specs

  • No software installation required
  • Solutions hosted in the VisibleThread cloud or available on-premise
  • Support for all major browsers including Safari, Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer and Edge
  • Document analysis supports all major document formats including MS Word (.docx and .doc) and PDF
  • Supports the analysis of non-English languages such as Spanish and French
  • No software installation required
  • Solutions hosted in the VisibleThread cloud or available on-premise
  • Support for all major browsers including Safari, Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer and Edge
  • Document analysis supports all major document formats including MS Word (.docx and .doc) and PDF
  • Supports the analysis of non-English languages such as Spanish and French