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Re: New internal draft of HTML techniques

From: Jens Meiert <jens.meiert@erde3.com>
Date: Tue, 27 Jul 2004 18:59:47 +0200 (MEST)
To: w3c-wai-gl@w3.org
Message-ID: <25352.1090947587@www51.gmx.net>

> 1. GRAPHICS USED AS FORM LABELS
> [...]
> 
> <label for="yourname"><img src="img.gif" alt="Name" /></label>
> <input type="text" id="yourname" />

ACK, I support this proposal.

Currently, I cannot determine any problems associated with this method,
apart from one, two user-agents I remember obviously having problems to
'jump' to the field when clicking on the image (?).


> 4. TAB ORDER
> 
> [...] This is because much of the time the tab order can be
> quite logical without adding tabindex attributes. Using tabindex
> should be a technique reserved for instances in which the default
> tab order is insufficient. [...]

I agree and support this proposal, too (I sent a suggestion akin to this
some months ago, but do not remember any result anymore).


All the best,
 Jens.


-- 
Jens Meiert
Interface Architect (IxD)

http://meiert.com/
Received on Tuesday, 27 July 2004 13:00:37 UTC

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