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Re: Pending issues in "Business Case for Accessibility Support in Authoring Tools"

From: Charles McCathieNevile <charles@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 19 Aug 2002 09:59:18 -0400 (EDT)
To: grace de la flor <grace.de-la-flor@bristol.ac.uk>
cc: Carlos A Velasco <velasco@fit.fraunhofer.de>, EOWG <w3c-wai-eo@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.30.0208190955510.19790-100000@tux.w3.org>

On Mon, 19 Aug 2002, grace de la flor wrote:

>comments on new document:
>
>** Executive Summary -
>
>"Accessible authoring tools are those that allow the creation of
>accessible web content within an accessible environment. "
>
>Awkward sentence, has the word 'accessible' in it 3 times. Change to
>something like:
>
>"An accessible authoring tool has two identifying characteristics;
>first, it creates end product web content that is accessible -second,
>the authoring tool itself has an accessible development environment."

How about

  Accessible authoring tools allow anybody to create web content that can be
  used by anybody, regardless of whether the author or user might have a
  disability.

(this avoid using accessible three times in a row...)

cheers

Chaals
Received on Monday, 19 August 2002 09:59:26 GMT

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