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Re: What instead of click here?

From: David Woolley <david@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
Date: Tue, 9 Oct 2001 19:10:41 +0100 (BST)
Message-Id: <200110091810.f99IAf902682@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
To: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
> type of control over language is misguided and dangerous,
> because it is _not_ an accessibility error.  I have never heard
> of, for example, a screenreader or keyboard user who was 
> completely stymied upon encountering "click here" as text.

But this invalidates the very argument for the use of the words "click here";
they are used in the belief that mouse users cannot cope with any abstraction
of the action of clicking and therefore must be told the precise physical
operation required.
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