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Re: [w3c-wai-ig] side menu and screen readers

From: Mark Dale <mdale@geniusmoon.com>
Date: Fri, 02 Mar 2001 14:46:21 +0100
Message-Id: <200103021346.f22DkL402519@zidane.inria.fr>
To: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org

Hi Bernard

Just put the side navigation on the right and the content
(which gets read first) in the left box

For example:

http://www.alistapart.com/stories/journey/

cheers

Mark Dale


>Hi all,
>
>A regular screen reader user of our web site has said to us that the use of
>a side bar navigation system on sites is a pet hate for him.  His problem is
>that his reader has to plough through all the side bar information before
>getting to the content on the page.
>
>We are in the process of re-developing our site and I'd be very interested
>in comments on this issue.
>
>Regards
>Bernard Silva
>Office of the Federal Privacy Commissioner
>www.privacy.go.au
Received on Friday, 2 March 2001 08:46:27 GMT

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