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FW: Article: 13 rules for accessible Web pages

From: Gregg Vanderheiden <GV@trace.wisc.edu>
Date: Wed, 16 Aug 2000 10:05:00 -0500
To: "GL - WAI Guidelines WG (E-mail)" <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
Message-ID: <000501c00793$5982b8a0$b7176880@trace.wisc.edu>

>>
>Federal Computer Week
>
>13 rules for accessible Web pages
>
>BY William Matthews
>08/07/2000
>
>1. Provide text alternates to images.
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>2. Make meaning independent of color.
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>3. Identify language changes.
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>4. Make pages style-sheet independent.
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>5. Update equivalents for dynamic content.
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>6. Include redundant text links for server-side image maps.
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>7. Use client-side image maps when possible.
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>8. Put row and column headers in data tables.
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>9. Associate all data cells with header cells.
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>10. Title all frames.
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>11. Make the site script independent.
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>12. Synchronize multimedia equivalents.
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>13. Provide an option to skip repetitive links.
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>Source: General Services Administration
>
>
>Copyright 2000 FCW Government Technology Group
>>From the web page
>http://www.fcw.com/fcw/articles/2000/0807/cov-access2-08-07-00.asp
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