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Re: Separate adjacent links with more than whitespace

From: Charles McCathieNevile <charles@sidar.org>
Date: Wed, 5 Feb 2003 08:25:31 +1100
Cc: "'W3c-Wai-Ig'" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
To: "Steve Vosloo" <stevenvosloo@yahoo.com>
Message-Id: <30359AEF-3887-11D7-995D-000A95678F24@sidar.org>

People may or may not tab, depending on what is easier. (in a page with 
100 links some basic mouse use is a big advantage most times...)

cheers

Chaals

On Wednesday, Feb 5, 2003, at 01:43 Australia/Melbourne, Steve Vosloo 
wrote:
>> The point is that there is in fact a distinct separation between the
>> hyperlinks.  This is useful for users with mobility
>> impairments as well,
>> including but not limited to Parkinson's, Arthritis,
>> quadriplegics, etc.
>
> Thanks John, but why is separating the links good for these ailments?
> Surely someone with mobility impairments would be tabbing through the
> links?
>
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Charles McCathieNevile           charles@sidar.org
Fundación SIDAR                       http://www.sidar.org
Received on Tuesday, 4 February 2003 16:25:43 GMT

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