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Re: fear of "invisible metadata"

From: Maurice Carey <maurice@thymeonline.com>
Date: Fri, 22 Jun 2007 10:39:15 -0400
To: HTML Working Group <public-html@w3.org>
Message-ID: <C2A15753.2DEE%maurice@thymeonline.com>

On 6/22/07 7:25 AM, "Sander Tekelenburg" <st@isoc.nl> wrote:

>> <li><a><img title="a butterfly" alt="an image of a butterfly"></a></li>
>> 
>> That seems sort of pointlessly repetitive to me.
> 
> Indeed. The text "an image of a butterfly" is complementary, not an
> alternative. It can make sense for a title attribute but is useless as ALT
> text.


What would you have put for the alt then?



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