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Re: Two new sites

From: Charles F. Munat <coder@acnet.net>
Date: Sat, 24 Oct 1998 23:17:35 -0500
Message-ID: <002b01bdffce$66c256c0$3c1172a7@acnet.net>
To: "Liam Quinn" <liam@htmlhelp.com>, "Kynn Bartlett" <kynn-hwg@idyllmtn.com>
Cc: <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
>>Liam Quinn wrote:
>>Is there any point in the non-visual user hearing "Image: Spacer" and
>>"Image: Vertical rule"?  I would think that using ALT="" would be much
>Kynn Bartlett wrote:
>I agree.  You might want to put a TITLE on the IMG with this
>information instead.

On my copy of pwWebspeak, it reads the title tags, too. So going from alt to
title doesn't seem to make any difference. And it seems pointless to me to
use an Alt="" attribute just for the sake of Bobby Approval.

So far, two in favor of leaving out the JavaScript information.
Received on Sunday, 25 October 1998 00:19:22 UTC

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