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Re: distraction: bane or content?

From: Kynn Bartlett <kynn-edapta@idyllmtn.com>
Date: Mon, 12 Mar 2001 16:00:43 +0100
Message-Id: <a05010407b6d294c056d9@[]>
To: Al Gilman <asgilman@iamdigex.net>, "WAI" <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
At 10:12 AM -0500 3/6/01, Al Gilman wrote:
>It would appear that the User Agent guidelines will call for User Agents to
>give users override control to still squirmy pages.  So the content guideline
>in this area might be something like the guidelines about color.  "Do not rely
>on motion alone to draw attention to a featured element."

Or said more generally, do not rely on one type of presentation in
distractive presentations.  I stumbled across this (without remembering
that Al had said it last week) concept while working on the distraction
checkpoint proposal I just posted.

Kynn Bartlett <kynn@idyllmtn.com>
Received on Monday, 12 March 2001 10:16:11 UTC

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