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Re: maincontent element

From: Cameron Jones <cmhjones@gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 10 Sep 2012 23:40:01 +0100
Message-ID: <CALGrgeuN4FeMVLd3Qb9AB=rfgkngRkDPtXwaxbZvPeoMPS8tCw@mail.gmail.com>
To: Silvia Pfeiffer <silviapfeiffer1@gmail.com>
Cc: Steve Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>, HTMLWG WG <public-html@w3.org>
On Mon, Sep 10, 2012 at 10:28 PM, Silvia Pfeiffer
<silviapfeiffer1@gmail.com> wrote:
> 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.

Isn't that the ultimate goal?

In which case, people will all be using ARIA roles anyway.

Thanks,
Cameron Jones
Received on Monday, 10 September 2012 22:40:28 GMT

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