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Re: [html4all] several messages about alt

From: Joshue O Connor <joshue.oconnor@cfit.ie>
Date: Mon, 14 Apr 2008 08:58:03 +0100
Message-ID: <48030E8B.9020702@cfit.ie>
To: HTML4All <list@html4all.org>
Cc: Leif Halvard Silli <lhs@malform.no>, W3C WAI-XTECH <wai-xtech@w3.org>, Ben Boyle <benjamins.boyle@gmail.com>, HTML WG <public-html@w3.org>

Whatever the outcome from this debate, the collective goal is 
conformance to HTML 5, compliance with WCAG, improved accessibility and 
enhanced user experience. Currently there is a degree of dissonance 
between how individuals see each of these goals being reached and also 
at what node in this hierarchy each of these elements sit. FWIW I would 
put the last two at the top of this hierarchy and wish to note that the 
creation of accessible websites that are usable by a very wide audience, 
and can provide a positive user experience is possible without 
conformance or compliance to either.

Josh
Received on Monday, 14 April 2008 07:59:11 UTC

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