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Re: "skip" links in validator HEAD

From: Ville Skyttä <ville.skytta@iki.fi>
Date: Thu, 19 Apr 2007 22:43:15 +0300
To: QA Dev <public-qa-dev@w3.org>
Message-Id: <200704192243.15994.ville.skytta@iki.fi>

On Tuesday 03 April 2007, olivier Thereaux wrote:
> On Apr 2, 2007, at 23:42 , Ville Skyttä wrote:
>
> >   But one thing
> > remains:
> >
> > There are some broken fragments, namely what used to be the "Skip
> > navigation
> > to the main part of the page" thing using <a href="#skip"> is now
> > pointing
> > nowhere in some views.  The whole skip idea doesn't seem to be too
> > useful at
> > the moment as it's at the bottom of pages nowadays.  Should it be just
> > removed, ditto all corresponding #skip id's that are still there?
>
> Good catch. I don't think the <a href="#skip"> have much interest any
> more indeed. One of the points of changing the location of the menu
> was to limit the volume of stuff (not only in the markup, visually
> too) before the actual content, so I guess it makes the #skip trick
> moot.
>
> Any objection to removing them?

I suppose not.  They're still in 0.8.0beta1 - let me know if you'd like me to 
clean them up.
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