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Re: Request for quick feedback to WAI EOWG

From: <nir.dagan@econ.upf.es>
Date: Fri, 6 Nov 1998 12:14:55 +0100
Message-Id: <H0000e2200d34db0@MHS>
TO: danield@w3.org
CC: w3c-wai-gl@w3.org, w3c-wai-eo@w3.org
My suggestion is that the message should be:
Validation before browser rendering tests.

Or change the last tip to: 
Evaluate youe site for accessibility. Run it through a validator, 
run it through a validator, run it through a validator, 
and take some other optional tests as well, such as Bobby, and rendering 
in some browsers/cofigurations.

The reason for this is that my Opera3.2 sometimes (yes, its random) 
calls this tip number 5 instead of 10. (in the HTML version ofcourse) 
That's what happens when a DIV that starts before <OL>
ends before  </OL>, or if you check your page in many browsers 
with images on and off, and Lynx, and a speaking browser, the big two, 
but not in a validator.

Nir Dagan

> > The WAI Education & Outreach Working Group (EOWG) has been working on a
> > "quick-tips" mini reference card for accessible page authoring. The idea is
> > to put very concise rendering of some high-priority guidelines onto a
> > business card, both sides, so that people can carry a reminder around. The
> > [text of card]
> For a HTML version that attemps to render the look of the business
> card at
>  http://www.w3.org/WAI/EO/waicard
> (just using CSS1 for layout, was not easy...)
Received on Friday, 6 November 1998 06:15:43 UTC

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