W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > w3c-wai-ig@w3.org > October to December 2000

RE: Question on abbreviations

From: Charles F. Munat <chas@munat.com>
Date: Wed, 20 Dec 2000 13:51:43 -0800
To: "'Bill Kules'" <wmk@takoma-software.com>, "'WAI Mailing List'" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <002101c06acf$0b488350$0100a8c0@aries>
Bill Kules wrote:
"Since many HTML documents are not designed to be
read linearly, what is the definition of the first
occurence in that case?"

Hmm. That is a good question. I'd say that one should consider a single page
to be a document and expand the first instance on that page. Then, even if
you enter from a link to an anchor down the page, you can always scroll up
to find the first instance.

Of course, you could always expand every instance, but that *does* seem

Charles F. Munat,
Seattle, Washington
Received on Wednesday, 20 December 2000 16:45:37 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.3.1 : Tuesday, 13 October 2015 16:21:10 UTC