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Accessibility and Pop-Up Ads

From: Hewitt, Denise <Denise.Hewitt@idea.com>
Date: Mon, 3 Sep 2001 19:17:58 -0400
Message-ID: <9CAB32B1B967BA49B0B7675A02EBB93039FD89@TX047MX2KPROD01.idea.com>
To: "'w3c-wai-ig@w3.org '" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
I honestly don't browse enough with lynx or a voice browser to really run
into a lot of pop up ads, but I just saw one which pretty much took over the
entire page at weather.com (for a war movie on HBO. Planes flew all over the
screen, and all sorts of other annoying things took place).

I guess i am wondering in what cases do banner ads / interstitial ads / etc
impact browsing, and second to that, if banner ads, etc cause enough of a
problem that they can make a page inaccessible.

I hope my questions make sense... any thoughts?

Received on Monday, 3 September 2001 19:18:39 UTC

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