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Re: HTML5 should not 'strongly encourage' authors to use only H1 level headinsg

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Sat, 27 Oct 2012 11:55:15 +0200
Message-ID: <508BAF83.7020107@gmx.de>
To: Robin Berjon <robin@w3.org>
CC: Steve Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>, HTMLWG WG <public-html@w3.org>, HTML Accessibility Task Force <public-html-a11y@w3.org>
On 2012-10-26 21:50, Robin Berjon wrote:
> ...
> Actually, the outline algorithm is currently up on the "at risk" list.
> So I don't think that we should be removing anything that relies on it
> without having removed the actual source.
>
> I therefore suggest that if we do remove the outlining algo at the end
> of the spec, we should likely remove this advice as well. But not sooner.
> ...

Even with the outline algorithm being present, not using h2-h6 may 
negatively affect *existing* tools that display outlines. Is there a 
good reason to recommend to break them?

Best regards, Julian
Received on Saturday, 27 October 2012 09:55:45 GMT

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