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Re: A proposal for changing the guidelines

From: Scott Luebking <phoenixl@netcom.com>
Date: Thu, 16 Mar 2000 09:24:20 -0800 (PST)
Message-Id: <200003161724.JAA13059@netcom.com>
To: phoenixl@netcom.com, unagi69@concentric.net
Cc: w3c-wai-gl@w3.org
Hi,

Observation:  In some long forms, the web designer puts the submit buttons
in the middle of the form after the fields which are most frequently
used.  A blind user sometimes interpret the submit buttons as the end
of the form and stops there.

Approach:  On a web page designed for blind users, put some indication
that the form continues  after the submit buttons.  Also, at the end
of the form include a duplicate set of submit buttons so that the blind
user doesn't have to go back hunting for the submit buttons.

Scott
Received on Thursday, 16 March 2000 12:24:36 GMT

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