There are various ways in which you can make websites easier to read, using various methods to improve visibility and functionality.
Information on this can be found on the BBC's MY Web My Way website - please click on each link below for specific information on that subject (each link will take you to the My Web, My Way website):
Changing your colours - how you can change text and background colours in your browser and Windows to better suit your needs
Changing your fonts - how you can change web browser and Windows text settings
Using the web for people with learning difficulties - how people with learning disabilities use the web and useful website resources.