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Re: Question about semantics & meaning of live text logo.

From: Julia Collins <julia@we3.co.uk>
Date: Tue, 03 Jun 2003 09:41:15 +0100
To: Daniel Smith <websounding@hotmail.com>, <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <BB021DBB.11E3%julia@we3.co.uk>

I would make an image and provide alt text, to explain that it is in fact a
logo.

Julia

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On 3/6/03 5:34 am, "Daniel Smith" <websounding@hotmail.com> wrote:

> 
> Hi all. Thanks again for the existence of this list.
> 
> I am developing a site presently, and for various reasons I would like to
> use a text symbol as a logo. Would anyone mind speaking to the issues
> involved with this? For example, if I wanted to use a very large right arrow
> (>) or caret (^), alongside or above the company name, what should I take
> into consideration concerning making this accessible and not causing merely
> personal or text reader confusion? In a way I would hope that the symbol
> could eventually become synonymous with the site (among its audience). Can
> you provide alt text on text, etc.? Thanks for any possible feedback.
> 
> Yours,
> 
> Daniel Smith
> 
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