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RE: question about colours and fonts

From: Scarlett Julian (ED) <Julian.Scarlett@sheffield.gov.uk>
Date: Fri, 8 Nov 2002 15:09:59 -0000
Message-ID: <F9BE3B1AB649D311A573009027852E4D02879222@EDUC_MXS>
To: "'The Snider's Web'" <lsnider@thesnidersweb.com>, w3c-wai-ig@w3.org

IMHO the contrast between the link text and the backgound for the nav menu
isn't enough. Essentially it's blue on blue and although I'm not colourblind
or visually impaired instinct tells me that you really should use a
different colour for the menu.

just my tuppence

Julian

> -----Original Message-----
> From: The Snider's Web [mailto:lsnider@thesnidersweb.com]
> Sent: Friday, November 08, 2002 2:21 PM
> To: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
> Subject: question about colours and fonts
> 
> 
> 
> Hi All,
> 
> I tested this site for visual disabilities and the design 
> held up at a 28 
> point font and the colour combo was used by other major sites for the 
> visually impaired. However, the organization and I are  
> curious about the 
> following:
> 
> The colours and font that are on the site, are they accessible for 
> Assistive devices and for persons with
> visual disabilities?
> 
> What do you think? Here is a test page to look at:
> http://www.entrepreneurdisability.org
> 
> Can I do better? How would you change it?
> 
> Thanks for the feedback
> 
> Lisa
> 
> 
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