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Re: visibility of 'skip links'

From: David Woolley <david@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
Date: Mon, 20 May 2002 22:23:27 +0100 (BST)
Message-Id: <200205202123.g4KLNRN00443@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
To: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
> Would it also be possible to add the link the same colour as the
* background so that it is hidden from sighted users, but those with
* screenreaders can still access it?

There is a general problem with hiding that some search engines treat
it as an attempt to keyword stuff the page.  Same colour backgrounds
are one of the most common techniques for this and a technique definitely
known to the search engines.
Received on Monday, 20 May 2002 17:43:34 UTC

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