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Re: maincontent element

From: Silvia Pfeiffer <silviapfeiffer1@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 11 Sep 2012 07:28:10 +1000
Message-ID: <CAHp8n2=+BLvtrJGxTxen3QMQYg3QtLP31-zO0CweN_-XAyhe5A@mail.gmail.com>
To: Cameron Jones <cmhjones@gmail.com>
Cc: Steve Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>, HTMLWG WG <public-html@w3.org>
Not that I've made up my mind about the need for <maincontent> yet,
but here's a thought.

On Tue, Sep 11, 2012 at 6:21 AM, Cameron Jones <cmhjones@gmail.com> wrote:
> On Mon, Sep 10, 2012 at 8:59 PM, Steve Faulkner
> <faulkner.steve@gmail.com> wrote:
>> hi Cameron, the same arguments you are using for <maincontent> could
>> be used for role=main
>
> Not so, as i said at the end of the last mail:
>
> "The great thing about ARIA is that it requires people to be explicit,
> and with the intention of providing accessibility"

Wouldn't it be nice it the page markup that every Web publisher
provides was automatically accessible without the need to explicitly
provide for accessibility?

Silvia.
Received on Monday, 10 September 2012 21:28:58 UTC

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