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Re: ALT-attribute usage (fwd)

From: Daniel Dardailler <danield@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 05 Nov 1997 11:59:26 +0100
Message-Id: <199711051059.LAA20536@www47.inria.fr>
To: "po@trace.wisc.edu" <po@trace.wisc.edu>
cc: "'Charles (Chuck) Oppermann'" <chuckop@MICROSOFT.com>, "w3c-wai-ig@w3.org" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>


I think TITLE and ALT are redundant on IMG, and using either should be
fine (and browser should be ready to look for both in some order)

When IMG is in A, the TITLE of the A should describe the target while
the ALT (or TITLE) of the IMG should describe the IMG itself.
Received on Wednesday, 5 November 1997 06:00:46 GMT

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