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Thatch on jump around top links

From: Al Gilman <asgilman@iamdigex.net>
Date: Fri, 12 Mar 1999 10:12:49 -0500
Message-Id: <199903121509.KAA2862586@relay.interim.iamworld.net>
To: w3c-wai-gl@w3.org
Honest, I didn't tell him to say this...

Al

>From: thatch@us.ibm.com
>X-Lotus-FromDomain: IBMUS
>To: "Denis Anson" <danson@miseri.edu>
>cc: "Al Gilman" <asgilman@iamdigex.net>, "WAI UA group" <w3c-wai-ua@w3.org>
>Date: Fri, 12 Mar 1999 08:45:51 -0600
>Subject: RE: Block level elements (navigate by)
[snip]

>While I am at it, I will mention the most useful suggestion I have seen for
>navigation with a speech (or braille) only browser. (This belongs in the
>content discussion.) "skip over navigation links" is a local anchor at the
>top of www.acb.org. The user hears it, follows that link, and is placed at
>the "important part" of the page. In our new site we are developing for IBM
>Special Needs Systems, we have that link associated with the top most
>decorative graphic with alt-text, "skip over navigation links."
>
>Jim Thatcher
>IBM Special Needs Systems
>www.ibm.com/sns
>thatch@us.ibm.com
>(512)838-0432
Received on Friday, 12 March 1999 10:09:49 GMT

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