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[whatwg] Dynamic content accessibility in HTML today

From: Anne van Kesteren <fora@annevankesteren.nl>
Date: Mon, 14 Aug 2006 16:03:10 -0700
Message-ID: <op.teada9n6aw9dld@id-c0020.globalsuite.net>
On Mon, 14 Aug 2006 11:09:53 -0700, Aaron Leventhal <aaronlev at moonset.net>  
> I'm suggesting something else, more like:
> 1) Use the role and state documents that will be public drafts soon, to  
> find gaps in your set of elements. If those semantics aren't available  
> in your set of fully functional elements then it's worth thinking about.  
> By all means provide authors with something easier that they'll want to  
> use -- that is certainly better.

I very much agree. There's has been quite some research into the role=""  
values I suppose and that is certainly something the WHATWG should be  
looking at, as you say, to identify gaps and looking at what accessibility  
"tools" need.

Anne van Kesteren
Received on Monday, 14 August 2006 16:03:10 UTC

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