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Re: How to Report an Inaccessible Website - title question

From: Liam McGee <liam.mcgee@communis.co.uk>
Date: Wed, 11 Nov 2009 09:15:41 +0000
Message-ID: <4AFA80BD.2010603@communis.co.uk>
To: Andrew Arch <andrew@w3.org>
CC: "EOWG (E-mail)" <w3c-wai-eo@w3.org>
Hi all - I like

How to complain about an inaccessible websites

- uses the 'how to' formulation alongside 'complain' (SEO) and

Encouraging accessibility - Approaching organizations with inaccessible 

- quite positive (although not sure that people who are motivated enough 
to search out this info are motivated by positive emotions, in which 
case a negative formuilation such as 'complain' may be a better match 
for how they would express their desire).

William Loughborough wrote:
> Encouraging accessibility - Approaching organizations with inaccessible websites
> Love.
> On Wed, Nov 11, 2009 at 1:39 AM, Andrew Arch <andrew@w3.org> wrote:
>> Hello EOWG and WAI-AGE Task Force participants,
>> An issue with the Reporting document [1] that we'd like your input on
>> relates to the *document title*.
>> We are currently using "*How to Report an Inaccessible Website*" as the
>> title, however a few people have raised questions about the use of the word
>> "report" in the title from the perspective of:
>>  a) translation into other languages
>>  b) a possible expectation of how to write a formal accessibility report,
>> rather than help constructing an email or letter from an individual wanting
>> to provide feedback about an accessibility problem
>> We have a list of previously suggested titles [2], and welcome input and
>> discussion on the current title and/or suggestions (from the list or new
>> ones) for a replacement, especially in light of the questions that have been
>> raised.
>> Please 'reply all' when you comment to be sure both groups see your reply.
>> Thanks, Andrew
>> [1] http://www.w3.org/WAI/EO/Drafts/responding/Overview.html
>> [1] http://www.w3.org/WAI/EO/changelogs/cl-responding.html#titles
>> --
>> Andrew Arch
>> Web Accessibility and Ageing Specialist
>> http://www.w3.org/People/Andrew/
>> http://www.w3.org/WAI/WAI-AGE/

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