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Re: Updated Editor's Draft of HTML Design Principles

From: Joshue O Connor <joshue.oconnor@cfit.ie>
Date: Tue, 26 May 2009 11:35:25 +0100
Message-ID: <4A1BC5ED.5020402@cfit.ie>
To: Steven Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
Cc: Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>, HTML WG <public-html@w3.org>
Steven Faulkner wrote:
> hi Maciej,
> - Addressed Formal Objection by clearly marking examples as such.
> - Addressed accessibility issue via above change.
> 
> No AT (i know of) has suppport for CSS :before  so it does not provide
> a clear marking of examples as examples.
> 
> also I think the use of CSS to add text to a document is not a good idea.

+1, this would bypass semantic mechanisms for the text. Unless the text
that is to be added has a semantic component already and without it
would be considered invalid.

Cheers

Josh
Received on Tuesday, 26 May 2009 10:36:22 GMT

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