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Comment LC-1051

From: Gian Sampson-Wild <gian@tkh.com.au>
Date: Wed, 27 Jun 2007 11:51:26 +1000
To: "'Loretta Guarino Reid'" <lorettaguarino@google.com>
Cc: <public-comments-WCAG20@w3.org>
Message-ID: <001501c7b85d$adf8edf0$7afa13ac@tkhcomputer>

Comment 30:

Source: http://www.w3.org/mid/000901c69538$2e394450$f4c9b23a@tkhcomputer
(Issue ID: LC-1051)

2.4.4: Image maps (and images that are also links) are not mentioned and it
could be interpreted that they are outlawed by this SC

Proposed Change:

Include image maps and image links (with appropriate ALT attributes) in the

Response from Working Group:

Examples of image maps and image links are included in techniques H24
(Providing a text alternative for the area element) and H30 (Providing link
text that describes the purpose of a link for anchor elements). Since they
appear to be easy to miss, we modified the title of technique H24 to make it
clearer that the area elements are in image maps, and included references
between these techniques in the Related Techniques section.
Response from GSW:
Thank you for addressing my comment
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