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Re: Help welcome - Validator's "tips"

From: grace de la flor <grace.de-la-flor@bristol.ac.uk>
Date: Tue, 20 Aug 2002 09:06:00 +0100
To: Olivier Thereaux <ot@w3.org>
Cc: public-evangelist@w3.org, w3c-wai-eo@w3.org
Message-ID: <EXECMAIL.1020820090600.B@yoda.bristol.ac.uk>

There is an excellent resource of tips put together by Mark Pilgrim at:

http://diveintoaccessibility.org/

perhaps some of these could be used - or a link to the site could 
be added from the HMTL validator page.




> 
> Dear WAI EO working group and "public-evangelist" participants.
> 
> First, since I think this is the first cross-post through these two
> lists, let me introduces each other, just in case:
> 
> The WAI Education and Outreach Working Group - http://www.w3.org/WAI/EO/
> has been around for a long time (since 1998 IIRC) and has produced a lot
> of important resources for WAI education (I'm sure many of you know the
> WAI quicktips card, for example).
> 
> public-evangelist - http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/public-evangelist/
> is the (rather young) list of the Quality Assurance Interest Group's
> EO activities, born to host discussion and coordination about "Web
> standards Education and Outreach" at large.
> 
> 
> Now to the point : about one year ago there was an little, yet
> interesting initiative to add "quick tips" to the HTML Validator's
> results. Since the validator is the first service at W3C in terms of
> hits, it is believed to be a very efficient EO service. 
> 
> See : http://www.w3.org/2001/06tips/
> 
> The new validator, including this quicktips feature, will be sent
> for beta testing in a few days, so now is, I believe, a good time to
> speed up the quicktips initiative. Some submissions and ideas were
> sent already, and today a few tips are completed (many are still on a
> "someday pile").
> 
> The (rather straightforward) Quicktips submission process is given at : 
> http://www.w3.org/2001/06tips/#process
> 
> On the same page is the list of completed tips, and a list of candidates
> for future tips.
> 
> I encourage everyone to have a look at this, and if you like, please
> submit a new tip (fully documented using the submission process, or just
> an idea) or write up one in the todo list and send it to the QAIG's
> public list www-qa@w3.org.
> 
> 
> Thank you very much,
> olivier
> -- 
> Olivier Thereaux - W3C
> http://www.w3.org/People/olivier | http://yoda.zoy.org
> 

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