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[Bug 10642] No alternative text description for video key frame (poster)

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Date: Tue, 28 Sep 2010 23:35:35 +0000
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http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=10642

Ian 'Hixie' Hickson <ian@hixie.ch> changed:

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--- Comment #1 from Ian 'Hixie' Hickson <ian@hixie.ch> 2010-09-28 23:35:35 UTC ---
Could you give some examples of what such alternative text would look like? I'm
having trouble imagining this actually improving accessibility.

For example, what would the right alternative text be for the various poster
images on this page be?:

  
http://googleblog.blogspot.com/2010/09/125-video-shortlist-announced-today-for.html

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