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RE: Okay, is this better?

From: Liam Quinn <liam@htmlhelp.com>
Date: Fri, 27 Mar 1998 18:27:44 -0500
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To: Mike Paciello <paciello@yuri.org>, "w3c-wai-gl@w3.org" <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
At 06:18 PM 27/03/98 -0500, Mike Paciello wrote:
>True, but most of this is contextual in nature. It's really difficult make
>a hard and fast statement.

Right, which is why I think it's a mistake to try to treat ALT text as if
it can be context-free.  I suggest TITLE as a context-free image title and
ALT as a context-sensitive image replacement.

Liam Quinn
Web Design Group            Enhanced Designs, Web Site Development
http://www.htmlhelp.com/    http://enhanced-designs.com/
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