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RE: some sketches of simple navigation options

From: Jon Dodd <jon@bunnyfoot.com>
Date: Tue, 15 Feb 2005 08:34:29 -0000
To: "'Shawn Henry'" <shawn@w3.org>, "'WSTF'" <public-wai-eo-site@w3.org>
Message-ID: <E1D0yBS-0003U3-L4@frink.w3.org>


I agree with Shawn. Also through CSS you are able to make the whole box a
clickable element (rather than just the word) this makes it more usable and
a better target for those with fine motor issues.

Jon

> -----Original Message-----
> From: public-wai-eo-site-request@w3.org [mailto:public-wai-eo-site-
> request@w3.org] On Behalf Of Shawn Henry
> Sent: 15 February 2005 02:37
> To: WSTF
> Subject: some sketches of simple navigation options
> 
> 
> >This redesign went live today:
> >    http://www.w3.org/Consortium/
> 
> I find the horizontal lines add too much visual complexity. The
> indentation is not enough for me to see hierarchy.
> 
> Here are a couple of quick sketches [markup still total junk - don;t even
> look!]:
> 
> - http://www.w3.org/2004/09/wai-nav/ex5-implement.html (plus a line from
> the nav box to the vertical body line)
> uses vertical lines to show hierarchy, and also to help distinguish
> annotated nav in body
> 
> - http://jigteam.w3.org/2004/09/wai-nav/ex-implement.html
> plays with background within nav area and horizontal line from nav
> 
> - http://jigteam.w3.org/2004/09/wai-nav/ex2-implement.html
> had indentation only at the left, and ellipses at the end
> 
> - http://jigteam.w3.org/2004/09/wai-nav/ex3-implement.html
> add bullets to above
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