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Re: QED & Marshall McLuhan

From: Anne Pemberton <apembert@crosslink.net>
Date: Sat, 12 Jun 1999 09:43:41 -0400
Message-Id: <3.0.5.32.19990612094341.00be0100@apembert.pop.crosslink.net>
To: Kynn Bartlett <kynn-hwg@idyllmtn.com>
Cc: Ann Navarro <ann@webgeek.com>, Charles McCathieNevile <charles@w3.org>, w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
At 11:38 AM 6/11/1999 -0700, Kynn Bartlett wrote:
>Web accessibility should be about full _access_ to information
>and not about full _understanding_ of that information.  Period.

Kynn, adding graphics to text provides full _access_ to the information
that isn't available with a text-only presentation. Graphics do for some
folks what the alt tags do for the blind - it makes in information
accessible. 

				Anne

					
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Received on Saturday, 12 June 1999 10:37:53 GMT

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