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Re: Alt Text with Advertisements

From: Gregory J. Rosmaita <unagi69@concentric.net>
Date: Thu, 04 May 2000 19:36:54 -0400
Message-Id: <4.3.1.2.20000504193353.00c2f840@pop3.concentric.net>
To: Harvey Bingham <hbingham@acm.org>
Cc: <w3c-wai-eo@w3.org>
aloha, harvey!

Harvey Bingham wrote:

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[HB: It may also be appropriate to encourage longdesc to be delivered,
in anticipation that someday browsers will support following the longdesc.]
unquote

an excellent suggestion, harvey, especially as a lot of web advertisements 
contain a lot of complex material, and often resort to using animated GIFs 
in order to deliver the maximum amount of content in the minimal amount of 
physical space dictated by their advertising budget!

gregory

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