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RE: "Special message to website creators"

From: Isabelle <isabelle@visisoul.com>
Date: Sat, 15 Nov 2003 21:47:13 -0500
To: "WAI-IG" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <LIEOJDOIJFKHLBHHPJNEMEPICLAA.isabelle@visisoul.com>


*grin* joking aside...

Yes, I know we can argue that a designer shouldn't control a thing!  :=)
Some site owners wish to keep their visitors on their page, especially if
there are *a lot* of outside links.

I have seen a neat trick (script) that gives the visitor the option of
opening up a new window or staying in the same one.  I think it was
javascript, though that isn't cool for accessibility reasons (doesn't
degrade gracefully).

Any thoughts, on how to have a happy balance between the two?


-----Original Message-----
From: w3c-wai-ig-request@w3.org [mailto:w3c-wai-ig-request@w3.org]On
Behalf Of Joe Clark
Sent: Saturday, November 15, 2003 7:58 PM
Subject: "Special message to website creators"


03nov13. Special message to website creators: enough with the
"outside link opens new window" junk. I can handle it, I'm a big boy
Received on Saturday, 15 November 2003 21:46:58 UTC

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