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RE: dhtml, layers, and all that

From: Pawson, David <DPawson@rnib.org.uk>
Date: Fri, 13 Feb 1998 08:08:01 -0000
Message-ID: <81B329C63AEFD0119929006097AB82E4184EC8@priory.rnib.org.uk>
To: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org

> Some rules of thumb (actually, just plain common sense):
> - describe "key visual elements" - that which is needed for
> understanding and no more.
> Yes, this requires a human judgement call, but not everything can be
> automated :-)
> In TV, we don't have the luxury of unlimited time and space for our
> descriptions, so
> less is always more.  The same should hold true for web surfers.
> 
> 
	[Pawson, David]  An approach we use when reading in 
	diagrams for books in audio is to glimpse at the diagram
	for about 5 seconds, turn away, and note what 'sticks out'.
	If you haven't captured it in that time, its probably not worth
	capturing.

	Try it!

	DaveP
Received on Friday, 13 February 1998 03:10:55 GMT

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