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Re: request to publish 'Using ARIA in HTML' as a FPWD

From: Steve Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 21 Nov 2012 13:47:23 +0000
Message-ID: <CA+ri+VmOEm75qW4OeJir7TVKZFpA+ZbumLAxgu_qGFte2jqd-Q@mail.gmail.com>
To: Silvia Pfeiffer <silviapfeiffer1@gmail.com>
Cc: HTMLWG WG <public-html@w3.org>, Paul Cotton <Paul.Cotton@microsoft.com>, Sam Ruby <rubys@intertwingly.net>, Maciej Stachowiak <mjs@apple.com>, Michael Smith <mike@w3.org>, Philippe Le Hégaret <plh@w3.org>
Hi Silvia,

thanks for the comments in regards to colour messaging , will think about
this.

regards
Steve

On 20 November 2012 22:26, Silvia Pfeiffer <silviapfeiffer1@gmail.com>wrote:

> (speaking as a general Web accessibility developer)
>
> This looks like a useful document for authors.
>
> I was at first sight confused by the red big "NO", which actually means:
> you're fine, you don't have to do anything, browsers & AT already take care
> of it. So, from a gut reaction point of view, this "NO" should be green and
> not red, since red signifies I should pay attention.
>
> Similarly, the big green "YES" actually means: pay attention and introduce
> these! Might be worth changing the color scheme.
>
> Cheers,
> Silvia.
>
>
>
> On Wed, Oct 31, 2012 at 9:13 PM, Steve Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>wrote:
>
>> Hi all,
>>
>> I am requesting the WG consider publication of Using ARIA in HTML as a
>> FPWD, it is intended that the document will be become a W3C note
>>
>>  'Using ARIA in HTML'
>> http://dvcs.w3.org/hg/aria-unofficial/raw-file/tip/index.html
>>
>> "This document is intended as a practical guide for developers. It
>>> suggests what ARIA attributes to use on HTML elements. Suggestions are
>>> based on implementation realities."
>>>
>>
>>
>>
>> --
>> with regards
>>
>> Steve Faulkner
>> Technical Director - TPG
>>
>> www.paciellogroup.com | www.HTML5accessibility.com |
>> www.twitter.com/stevefaulkner
>> HTML5: Techniques for providing useful text alternatives -
>> dev.w3.org/html5/alt-techniques/
>> Web Accessibility Toolbar - www.paciellogroup.com/resources/wat-ie-about.html
>>
>>
>>
>


-- 
with regards

Steve Faulkner
Technical Director - TPG

www.paciellogroup.com | www.HTML5accessibility.com |
www.twitter.com/stevefaulkner
HTML5: Techniques for providing useful text alternatives -
dev.w3.org/html5/alt-techniques/
Web Accessibility Toolbar - www.paciellogroup.com/resources/wat-ie-about.html
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