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Transparent replacement "Valid HTML 4x" buttons

From: Bruce Bailey <bbailey@clark.net>
Date: Fri, 28 Apr 2000 11:39:46 -0400
To: <www-validator@w3.org>
Cc: "Web Accessibility Initiative" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <000b01bfb127$fb0f7b80$53fe330a@msde>
Attached are my meticulously hand-crafted replacements for the "W3C Valid
HTML 4".
(1) White bar behind red check mark on right replaced with a transparent
(2) Only uses 216 color safety palette.  Original 256 colors trimmed down to
(3) File size dramatically reduced from, about 2.5k to less than .75k!
(4) Anti-aliasing defeated.  I think this makes the letters easier to read,
but I welcome feedback.  IMHO, anti-aliasing only makes sense for larger
fonts and not the tiny ones used in buttons.

I have not had a chance to work on the WCAG badges.

Graphics can be readily downloaded from URL:

(image/gif attachment: vh40.gif)

(image/gif attachment: vh401.gif)

Received on Friday, 28 April 2000 11:43:27 UTC

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