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Re: ABBR and ACRONYM are for user agents not for end users

From: <jon@hackcraft.net>
Date: Fri, 9 Jan 2004 14:23:15 +0000
Message-ID: <1073658195.3ffeb95373f40@>
To: "w3c-wai-ig@w3.org" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>

> Jesper Tverskov in his article states:
> 1. The expansion can only be seen on the screen not when the document is
> printed.

I've used stylesheets to print the expansion of abbreviations in the past. 
There's no reason why the expansion couldn't follow or replace and abbreviation 
on screen or other media either.

Really, I don't really buy any of that article. The only point I agree with is 
the first one (it's pretty undeniable that there is no <acronym> element in the 
XHTML2.0 draft).

Jon Hanna
*Thought provoking quote goes here*
Received on Friday, 9 January 2004 09:25:27 UTC

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