W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > w3c-wai-gl@w3.org > July to September 2010

Fwd: Call for Review: WCAG 2.0 Techniques Draft Updates

From: Loretta Guarino Reid <lorettaguarino@google.com>
Date: Thu, 8 Jul 2010 08:52:33 -0700
Message-ID: <AANLkTinC-nJsyK5b810zvsgbHYKOSbssoNMgZEhQ-N5Y@mail.gmail.com>
To: WCAG <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
Great work, Michael!


---------- Forwarded message ----------
From: Shawn Henry <shawn@w3.org>
Date: Thu, Jul 8, 2010 at 6:17 AM
Subject: Call for Review: WCAG 2.0 Techniques Draft Updates
To: WAI Interest Group <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>


Dear WAI Interest Group Participants,

The W3C WAI announces a Call for Review of updates to two supporting
documents for Web Content Accessibility Guideline (WCAG) 2.0. *This is
not an update to WCAG 2.0, which is a stable document*.

The supporting documents (W3C Notes) are updated periodically to
reflect current practices and technologies. *The existing Techniques
and Understanding documents remain in place as W3C Notes* while the
separate draft updates are under review and the WCAG Working Group
addresses comments.

The following draft updates are available for review as Editors' Drafts:
- Techniques for WCAG 2.0 Editors' Draft
 http://www.w3.org/WAI/GL/2010/WD-WCAG20-TECHS-20100708/
- Understanding WCAG 2.0 Editors' Draft
 http://www.w3.org/WAI/GL/2010/WD-UNDERSTANDING-WCAG20-20100708/

*What is updated*: Draft updates include addition of Flash techniques,
and clarifications based on input from the public and translators. The
changes are highlighted in diff-marked versions at:
- http://www.w3.org/WAI/GL/2010/WD-WCAG20-TECHS-20100708/complete-diff.html
- http://www.w3.org/WAI/GL/2010/WD-UNDERSTANDING-WCAG20-20100708/complete-diff.html

Please send any comments on these Editors' Drafts by *9 August 2010*.
Comments and contributions for additional WCAG 2.0 techniques can be
sent via web form or e-mail, per:
- Instructions for Commenting on WCAG 2.0 Documents
http://www.w3.org/WAI/WCAG20/comments/

If you are interested in actively contributing to the development of
additional WCAG 2.0 techniques and support material through the WCAG
Working Group, please see:
- Participating in WAI http://www.w3.org/WAI/participation and contact
Michael Cooper

For an introduction to the WCAG documents, see:
- WCAG Overview http://www.w3.org/WAI/intro/wcag.php

Feel free to circulate this message to other lists; please avoid
cross-postings where possible.

Regards,
~Shawn Henry, WAI Outreach
Gregg Vanderheiden and Loretta Guarino Reid, WCAG Co-Chairs
Michael Cooper, W3C Staff Contact




-----
Shawn Lawton Henry
W3C Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
e-mail: shawn@w3.org
phone: +1.617.395.7664
about: http://www.w3.org/People/Shawn/
Received on Thursday, 8 July 2010 15:53:03 GMT

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.2.0+W3C-0.50 : Thursday, 8 July 2010 15:53:04 GMT