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Re: Time and Accessibility (RE: was Testing web page accessibility by phone)

From: phoenixl <phoenixl@sonic.net>
Date: Wed, 29 May 2002 20:41:15 -0700
Message-Id: <200205300341.g4U3fFrP013434@newbolt.sonic.net>
To: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org

Hi,

Perhaps what is needed is some research/testing on what are optimal web
page designs for blind users.  What would the optimimum web pages be
like if all users used only non-visual presentations?

Scott

> This is a difficult problem. I believe it has been discussed before, because
> I was thinking about it at the beginning of last year or end of 2000 and
> talked to people about it, but can't find it in archives.
> 
> The approximate ideas I had were that with some good user testing, we could
> work out a rough guide to the time factor increase. (This is more or less
> what the Nielsen Norman group worked on as a basis for their guidelines).
> 
> We could then use these to provide some more solid guidance for how we asign
> priority...
> 
> cheers
> 
> Chaals
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