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Fw: Image Galleries, Alt vs caption.

From: John Britsios <webmaster@webnauts.net>
Date: Fri, 31 Dec 2004 02:37:21 +0100
Message-ID: <001801c4eed9$45f6e9a0$b9bbfea9@webnautsnet>
To: <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>

Hello everyboby,

Are such kind of messages as below allowed here?
If not, where can I report it?

Thanks,

John S. Britsios
Principal Web Accessibility Consultant,
Usability Specialist & Trainer
http://www.webnauts.net


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----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Excised" <excised@example.com>
To: <webmaster@webnauts.net>
Sent: Thursday, December 30, 2004 10:24 AM
Subject: Re: Image Galleries, Alt vs caption.


> piss off and don't write to me again.
>
>
> >From: "John Britsios" <webmaster@webnauts.net>
> >Reply-To: "John Britsios" <webmaster@webnauts.net>
> >To: <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>,"B.K. DeLong" <bkdelong@pobox.com>
> >Subject: Re: Image Galleries, Alt vs caption.
> >Date: Thu, 30 Dec 2004 03:15:54 +0100
> >
> >
> >Hi there,
> >
> >Well, your page violates the W3C/WAI WACG Priority 2 and 3:
> >
> >P2: This document has a "title" tag but its content "Untitled Document"
> >does
> >not specify an appropriate title. You should provide metadata to add
> >semantic information to pages and sites [P2, 13.2]. Such metadata, like
> >that
> >supplied by the "title" element, can provide important orientation
> >information to users. Metadata is information about your document.
> >
> >P3: You did not identify the language of the text:
> >More see here: http://bobby.watchfire.com/bobby/html/en/gls/g125.html
> >
> >Besides I found 21 MarkUp errors and two other minor issues. Code needs
to
> >be cleaned up.
> >
> >I hope this info could help.
> >
> >Kind regards,
> >
> >John S. Britsios
> >Principal Accessibility Consultant,
> >Usability Specialist & Trainer
> >
> >Home: http://www.webnauts.net
> >
> >
> >----- Original Message -----
> >From: "B.K. DeLong" <bkdelong@pobox.com>
> >To: <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
> >Sent: Thursday, December 30, 2004 2:25 AM
> >Subject: RE: Image Galleries, Alt vs caption.
> >
> >
> > >
> > > At 05:27 PM 12/21/2004 -0500, you wrote:
> > > >So I went ahead and played away with the accessible HTML Image
gallery
> >and
> > > >due to the CSS, the captions are displayed inline instead of below
the
> > > >relevant image and properly spaced. My CSS foo is failing because I
> >can't
> > > >figure out how I need to change it to get this to work:
> > > >
> > > >http://www.accessibility1st.com.au/tutorials/image_gallery.html
> > > >
> > > >I've just been throwing in a <br /> element but maybe there needs to
be
> > > >some sort of <div> element that changes the display style attribute?
> > >
> > > OK...so no thoughts. I figured out the CSS. Could I get some thoughts
> >and
> > > comments about the accessibility of this gallery?
> > >
> > > http://bkdelong.mit.edu/browsertests/imagegallery/
> > >
> > > Thanks for all the previous thoughts.
> > >
> > >
> > > --
> > > B.K. DeLong
> > > Web Production Specialist
> > >
> > > MIT OpenCourseWare (OCW)
> > > Massachusetts Institute of Technology
> > > Building 9, Room 215
> > > 105 Massachusetts Ave.
> > > Cambridge, MA 02139-4307
> > >
> > > email: bkdelong@mit.edu
> > > http://bkdelong.mit.edu
> > >
> > >
> >
> >
>
>
Received on Friday, 31 December 2004 01:33:21 GMT

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