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Re: 48-Hour Consensus Call: InstateLongdesc CP Update

From: Joshue O Connor <joshue.oconnor@cfit.ie>
Date: Wed, 26 Sep 2012 15:11:51 +0100
Message-ID: <50630D27.7050501@cfit.ie>
To: Charles McCathie Nevile <chaals@yandex-team.ru>
CC: Sam Ruby <rubys@intertwingly.net>, Cynthia Shelly <cyns@microsoft.com>, Geoff Freed <geoff_freed@wgbh.org>, James Craig <jcraig@apple.com>, "public-html-a11y@w3.org" <public-html-a11y@w3.org>
Random a11y engineering non-sequitur:

How about using the HTML5 prefetch element in conjunction with the 
@longdesc attribute to 'front-load' the @longdesc content for SR users? [1]

Could this new caching ability be used to create a better user 
experience for SR users?


[1] http://dev.w3.org/html5/spec/links.html#link-type-prefetch
Received on Wednesday, 26 September 2012 14:12:26 UTC

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