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Re: abbr/acronym - repetitive use

From: Kynn Bartlett <kynn-edapta@idyllmtn.com>
Date: Wed, 21 Nov 2001 13:03:26 -0800
Message-Id: <a05100303b821c6b52cf6@[]>
To: "William R Williams/R5/USDAFS" <wrwilliams@fs.fed.us>, w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
At 1:01 PM -0800 11/21/01, William R Williams/R5/USDAFS wrote:
>In this fashion, individuals who are temporarily enabled are expected to
>remember the meaning of the acro/abbr and so it should be, as well, for
>individuals experiencing relevant disabilities. Web presentation does not
>really change this logic; in fact, repeated use of the acronym/abbreviation
>tags at each instance seems discriminatory in itself.

Hold on a sec here -- there's nothing discriminatory in using <abbr>
at every abbreviation.  It may be pointless for other reasons, but
there's nothing discriminatory about doing so.


Kynn Bartlett <kynn@idyllmtn.com>
Received on Wednesday, 21 November 2001 16:03:48 UTC

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