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Re: Your comments on WCAG 2.0 Last Call Working Draft of December, 2007

From: Loretta Guarino Reid <lorettaguarino@google.com>
Date: Fri, 21 Mar 2008 16:20:47 -0700
Message-ID: <824e742c0803211620g16bff9b1xafc0e30a96a0f78@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Carlos Iglesias" <carlos.iglesias@fundacionctic.org>
Cc: public-comments-WCAG20@w3.org

On Tue, Mar 18, 2008 at 9:09 AM, Carlos Iglesias
<carlos.iglesias@fundacionctic.org> wrote:
>  > Comment 9: Conformance logos
>
> > Source: http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-comments-
>  > wcag20/2008Feb/0055.html
>
> > (Issue ID: 2506)
>  > Status: VERIFIED / PARTIAL/OTHER
>  > ----------------------------
>  > Original Comment:
>  > ----------------------------
>  >
>  > There is no mention to WCAG conformance logos. Is there any plan to
>  > create WCAG 2.0 conformance logos?
>  >
>  > If so, how is going to be the relation between logos and conformance
>  > claims?
>  >
>  > Once you use the logo, are you required to make a conformance claim?
>  >
>  > Proposed Change:
>  > Logos, if any, should be treated as conformance claims and the
>  > provision of the same information must be required.
>  >
>  > ---------------------------------------------
>  > Response from Working Group:
>  > ---------------------------------------------
>  >
>  > There are currently no plans for a conformance logo. However, if one
>  > is used, it would constitute a claim and should be accompanied by the
>  > information described in "Required components of a conformance claim."
>
>  We just think people will create their own WCAG 2 conformance logos even if WAI don't provide them. If a logo ("official" or not) says "WCAG 2.0 AA" we understand this as a conformance claim, and we think it would be nice to include an explicit note with a clarification like:
>
>  "If a logo is used, it would constitute a claim and should be accompanied by the same information required for any other conformance claim."
>

We have added your suggested note to the Conformance Claims section.
WAI is now considering the creation of conformance logos.
Received on Friday, 21 March 2008 23:21:28 GMT

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