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FYI: WCAG Popularity/All SVG site

From: Sean B. Palmer <sean@mysterylights.com>
Date: Sun, 14 Jan 2001 20:39:18 -0000
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To: <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
1. WCAG Popularity
A Google search today revealed the following amount of sites use the WAI
logos (well, link to the appropriate pages):-

A: 1060 pages

AA: 684 pages

AAA: 776 pages

2. All SVG Site
The following was posted to XML-DEV, and I thought it may be of interest:-

----- Original Message -----
From: <AndrewWatt2000@aol.com>
To: <xml-dev@lists.xml.org>
Sent: Sunday, January 14, 2001 5:48 PM
Subject: SVGSpider.com - the world's "first" all SVG web site?

> List members may be interested to visit www.SVGspider.com. I believe the
> may be the world's first "all SVG" web site.
> The site is intended as a "proof of concept". It is not claimed that it
> production quality at present.
> A number of simple SVG animations can be viewed on the site. XLinks can
> used to navigate among the pages.
> To view the site you will require an SVG viewer. I would recommend
> 1.0 of the Adobe SVG Viewer which can be downloaded from
> http://www.adobe.com/svg/viewer/install/main.html
> Neither the Batik nor Amaya viewers correctly display SVG animations as
> Therefore using those viewers would significantly obviate the purpose of
> site, since the animation would either not be rendered or be rendered as
> static. Therefore the Adobe viewer is my suggestion for a viewer at this
> The site can be accessed as
> www.svgspider.com  or
> www.svgspider.com/default.svg
> In addition, I am aware that there is a namespace issue. This arises, in
> part, from incompatibilities in how preview releases of various SVG
> handle XLinks. The site was designed, for the moment, to work with the
> "flavour" for XLinks. In time, I would expect the incompatibilities to be
> resolved.
> Constructive feedback is welcome either to this email address or to the
> given on the main page of the site.
> Andrew Watt

Kindest Regards,
Sean B. Palmer
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