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Re: Accessible web content services.

From: david poehlman <poehlman1@comcast.net>
Date: Thu, 29 Jul 2004 06:33:13 -0400
Message-ID: <000601c47557$73f9ece0$6401a8c0@DAVIDPC>
To: <David.Pawson@rnib.org.uk>, <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>

I think a list could be gathered with a port folio and verifiable historical
info on each provider.  This way, people could pick them based on criteria
set forth in the list.

I used to think that if I went to the web site of a perveyor of
accessibility services and found their site to be lacking that I might not
chat them up, but I have slipped that notion to a let's have a chat anyway
and see where it leads.

----- Original Message ----- 
From: <David.Pawson@rnib.org.uk>
To: <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Sent: Thursday, July 29, 2004 4:02 AM
Subject: RE: Accessible web content services.



daveP wrote:
    On further reflection, it would be interesting to do a
    search to see if accessible web sites can be found
    according to a certain measure of course and then produce a
    list of those who developped them provided of course that
    they were not home grown.

Hey, that's sneaky! I like it.

Many thanks to those who responded.
Tina:  It's not a fun thing to be the one people trust in, when that
  trust can be broken by others over whom you have no control.

dp. Yes, I see what you mean.
Positive response, if no one sticks their neck out, we'll never get
anything. Negative, why should I take the risk?

I do have a list of links. Some have suggested themselves directly
(though I find it very English that such self promotion is not public),
so I do have a number of suggestions.

Re a 'trusted' host, to hold a list, probably without direct
recommendation, for the US, who would you suggest has sufficient
reputation?

regards DaveP.



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