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Re: Overly Verbose Alt Tags

From: Access Systems <accessys@smart.net>
Date: Wed, 15 Aug 2001 17:11:04 -0400 (EDT)
To: Patrick Burke <burke@ucla.edu>
cc: w3cwai <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.21.0108151703310.2189-100000@smarty.smart.net>
On Wed, 15 Aug 2001, Patrick Burke wrote:

> Here is my current "favorite" for overly chatty ALT tags making content 
> nearly inaccessible:
> 
> http://natzoo.si.edu/hilights/hilights.htm

in LYNX it really is not that bad, 
> 
> But please wear a bullet-proof vest to deflect the large, spherical red 
> objects!

which change to blue objects as you get into the site

love the tag,  "Large spherical 3D red sphere"

Bob


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