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Re: Adapting Material For Varying Reading Levels

From: Kynn Bartlett <kynn-hwg@idyllmtn.com>
Date: Tue, 29 Jun 1999 13:43:59 -0700
Message-Id: <4.1.19990629134316.016b1230@mail.idyllmtn.com>
To: Anne Pemberton <apembert@crosslink.net>
Cc: Patrick Burke <burke@ucla.edu>, w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
At 08:50 AM 6/29/1999 , Anne Pemberton wrote:
>Whatever button are
>used, I think they are easier to use if they say "previous" and "next" no
>matter the shape or color. This would follow the convention used in highway
>signs, e.g. STOP and YIELD, which are both unique shapes and colors, but
>have the word on them also.

Agreed; symbols are easier to understand if they have both
textual and "shape" meaning, and color meaning as well.

Kynn Bartlett                                    mailto:kynn@hwg.org
President, HTML Writers Guild                    http://www.hwg.org/
AWARE Center Director                          http://aware.hwg.org/
Received on Tuesday, 29 June 1999 16:48:08 UTC

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