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Re: how do you teach good taste

From: Jonathan Chetwynd <jay@peepo.com>
Date: Wed, 26 Jan 2000 12:48:08 -0000
Message-ID: <000d01bf67fb$9d3df9c0$834b9fd4@signbrowser>
To: "Kynn Bartlett" <kynn-hwg@idyllmtn.com>, "Patrick Burke" <burke@ucla.edu>, "Charles McCathieNevile" <charles@w3.org>, "Ian Jacobs" <ij@w3.org>
Cc: <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
I have created a small site
it is intended to demonstrate the concerns of WAI
and describe the benefits of accessiblity, to a non-technical user.

Please send me any concerns you may have, and an
indication whether you think WAI would benefit from a
more extensive and complete site for this user group.

I have been able to do this due to a bout of flu/cold.
Please be gentle with your critisicisms especially regarding HTML coding


Jonathan Chetwynd
Special needs teacher / web accessibility consultant
education and outreach working group member, web accessibility initiative,
----- Original Message -----
From: Patrick Burke <burke@ucla.edu>
To: Kynn Bartlett <kynn-hwg@idyllmtn.com>; Jonathan Chetwynd <jay@peepo.com>
Cc: <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Sent: Thursday, January 20, 2000 9:52 PM
Subject: Re: how do you teach good taste

> I'm not sure what Jonathan means, but I would say that a library of small
> pages showing the proper codes in action would be very useful. Something
> like Len Kasday's recent ALT/Imagemap test pages. Some checkpoints would
> harder to demonstrate, but it would be a worthy effort.
> Patrick
>       "WAI doesn't want Web sites with good taste,
>        WAI wants Web sites that taste good!"
> ... Sorry (Charlie).
> At 12:14 PM 1/20/00 , Kynn Bartlett wrote:
> >At 01:08 AM 1/20/2000 , Jonathan Chetwynd wrote:
> > >Could we please agree that it is time WAI published some good examples?
> >
> >I'm not sure what you mean by WAI publishing good examples.  Do you
> >mean that the Web Accessibility Initiative should maintain a list
> >of sites that have followed the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines?
> >
> >Or something else?
> >
> >--
> >Kynn Bartlett                                    mailto:kynn@hwg.org
> >President, HTML Writers Guild                    http://www.hwg.org/
> >AWARE Center Director                          http://aware.hwg.org/
Received on Wednesday, 26 January 2000 08:02:21 UTC

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