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RE: alt text & punctuation - best practice?

From: Jon Hanna <jon@hackcraft.net>
Date: Wed, 23 Jun 2004 10:35:14 +0100
Message-ID: <1087983314.40d94ed22ebe1@82.195.128.192>
To: "w3c-wai-ig@w3.org" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>

> > > Our web house style has been to punctuate headings for some 8 years
> or
> > > so. Has screen reader design moved on enough that we can now stop?
> >
> > How about stopping because it was always incorrect?
> 
> Says who? Which conservative, overprescriptive, paper based style guide
> that predates electronic text and screen readers?

English punctuation has not changed because of the use of electronic media or
hypertext.

-- 
Jon Hanna
<http://www.hackcraft.net/>
"…it has been truly said that hackers have even more words for
equipment failures than Yiddish has for obnoxious people." - jargon.txt
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