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Re: naming for "Methodology"

From: Denis Boudreau <dboudreau@accessibiliteweb.com>
Date: Fri, 07 Oct 2011 01:17:28 -0400
Message-id: <8D8CAE39-B46E-4C64-8C0F-0888FB2B779D@accessibiliteweb.com>
To: Eval TF <public-wai-evaltf@w3.org>
Same for "MAWC for WCAG 2.0".

But maybe I'd prefer "Evaluation Methodology for Assessing Website Conformity to WCAG 2.0".

That would make the acronym "EMAWC". ;p

/Denis



On 2011-10-06, at 7:17 AM, Léonie Watson wrote:

> 	"Methodology for Assessing Website Conformity to WCAG 2.0" is clear, concise and usable. Gets my vote.
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> Regards,
> Léonie.
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: public-wai-evaltf-request@w3.org [mailto:public-wai-evaltf-request@w3.org] On Behalf Of Shadi Abou-Zahra
> Sent: 06 October 2011 06:18
> To: Eval TF
> Subject: naming for "Methodology"
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> Dear group,
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> As trivial as it may sound it is time for us to think about a name for the Methodology, so that we can start fleshing it out.
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> Here are some brainstorms to get your creativity flowing:
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> # Favorites:
>  - Sampling, Inspection, and Technical Evaluation [of Websites for WCAG 2.0] (SITE) ... especially when used in combination like "WCAG 2.0 SITE"
>  - Methodology for Assessing Website Conformity to WCAG 2.0 (MAC)
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> # Alternatives:
>  - Conformance Evaluation of Websites for Accessibility (CEWA or Conf)
>  - Accessibility Conformance Evaluation of Websites (ACEW)
>  - Conformance/Conformity Assessment Procedure (CAP)
>  - Conformance/Conformity Assessment Methodology (CAM)
>  - Website Accessibility Evaluation (WAE)
>  - Website Accessibility Assessment (WAA)
>  - Website Accessibility Methodology (WAM)
>  - Website Accessibility Assessment Procedure (WAAP)
>  - Website Accessibility Assessment Methodology (WAAM)
>  - Website Accessibility Evaluation Procedure (WAEP)
>  - Website Accessibility Evaluation Methodology (WAEM)
>  - Website Accessibility Inspection Procedure (WAIP)
>  - Website Accessibility Inspection Methodology (WAIM)
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> # Not serious:
>  - Conformance of Websites (CoW, WCAG-CoW, or WAI-CoW)
>  - Accessibility Conformance of Websites (A-CoW)
>  - Procedure for Accessibility Inspection (PAI like "pay")
>  - Procedure for Evaluation of Accessibility (PEA)
>  - Procedure for Evaluation of Accessibility Conformance (PEACe)
>  - Accessibility Evaluation of Websites (AEW)
>  - Harmonized Assessment Methodology (HAM)
>  - WCAG 2.0 Harmonized Assessment Methodology (WHAM)
>  - Website Conformance Assessment Guidelines (WCAG)
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> Best,
>   Shadi
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> Activity Lead, W3C/WAI International Program Office
> Evaluation and Repair Tools Working Group (ERT WG)
> Research and Development Working Group (RDWG)
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