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RE: WSTF: tasks

From: Shawn Lawton Henry <shawn@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 11 Dec 2003 08:56:02 -0600
To: <Andrew.Arch@visionaustralia.org.au>, <public-wai-eo-site@w3.org>
Message-ID: <001101c3bff6$e5a3c080$a58ebc42@SLHenry>

Thanks, Andrew! I incorporated them into:
	http://www.w3.org/WAI/EO/Drafts/UCD/tasks.html	

~ shawn


> -----Original Message-----
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> [mailto:public-wai-eo-site-request@w3.org] On Behalf Of 
> Andrew.Arch@visionaustralia.org.au
> Sent: Wednesday, December 10, 2003 9:51 PM
> To: public-wai-eo-site@w3.org
> Cc: Shawn Lawton Henry
> Subject: RE: WSTF: tasks
> 
> 
> 
> 
> Shawn,
> 
> A few suggestions from NILS in Australia:
> 
> 1. I (could be anyone) want to know the definitive meaning of 
> some terms I've heard used in discussions about web 
> accessibility - I'm looking for a glossary of terms. 2. As a 
> person with a disability (possibly using XYZ assistive 
> technology) I want to know what aspects of accessible design 
> should be useful to me (and possibly available within my 
> assistive technology) [eg a screen reader user should be able 
> to take advantage of structural markup such as headings; a 
> non-mouse user will require 'skip to content'; etc] 3. I am a 
> software developer considering a web-based front-end - what 
> do I need to know to make my application accessible? 4. I am 
> developing some online information/products using proprietary
> (non-W3C) products (eg. Flash/Acrobat/JAVA) - how does WCAG 
> apply to me? 5. As a CMS developer, which W3C guidelines do I 
> need to take account of in order to be accessible? [specific 
> version of #38] 6. My company needs to get some advice on 
> accessibility issues (no time to learn it all ourselves) - 
> who can we contact locally for advice?
> 
> Not all of these may be able to be answered (at this stage) 
> from the WAI site - but reasonable questions for people to ask.
> 
> Andrew
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