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Re:[WAI] BFoB Case Study question--table summaries

From: Access Systems <accessys@smart.net>
Date: Wed, 25 Jun 2003 20:56:59 -0400 (EDT)
To: David Dorward <david@us-lot.org>
cc: Tom Gilder <w3c@tom.me.uk>, w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.21.0306252056180.1896-100000@smarty.smart.net>

On Wed, 25 Jun 2003, David Dorward wrote:

> 
> On Wed, Jun 25, 2003 at 08:52:40 +0100, Tom Gilder wrote:
> 
> > Some of the alt text on that site is also ridiculously long, a great
> > (or should that be awful?) example being:

and unbelievably redundant,  almost couldn't find the new stuff on each
link  

Bob

> > 
> >   "Logo indicating that this website achieves AAA accessibility
> >   compliance - this graphic is an External Link to the W3C Web Content
> >   Accessibility Guidelines that opens in a new browser window."
> 
> Which may or may not be true. I'd love to see it try to open a new
> window in my copy of Mozilla (with JavaScript turned off and
> preferences configured to always open links in the same window -
> irrespective of target attributes).
> 
> Website content shouldn't make assumptions about the users browsing
> environment.
> 
> 

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