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Re: Site Maps and Screen Readers

From: jeffrey Pledger <jpledger@pop.mindspring.com>
Date: Sat, 11 Aug 2001 09:00:49 -0400
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To: Graham Oliver <graham_oliver@yahoo.com>, w3c-wai-ig@w3.org

I can't say "yay" or "nay" to your proposal, however, I would suggest 
putting up a simple test page and publlicize it to the list.  those of us 
who use screen readers can then go in an truly see if what you hypothesize 
can really be accomplished.  By doing this, it allows for numerous screen 
readers to test out the web page.

Jeffrey Pledger
President, AbleTV, Inc.  At 04:00 AM 8/9/01 +0100, Graham Oliver wrote:
>Is it possible for a screen reader to make effective
>use of a site map, if it is constructed using proper
>HTML, using h1, h2, h3 etc.
>A JAWS user I speak to says he is unware of any
>functionality that allows him to navigate via
>Graham Oliver
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