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Re: additional label question

From: David Woolley <david@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
Date: Sat, 2 Apr 2005 23:48:25 +0100 (BST)
Message-Id: <200504022248.j32MmPS00573@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
To: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org

> I guess using the title would also help people with
> learning/cognitive disabilities as well as the screen magnifier
> problem of matching up headings and their fields.

At least for elderly learners, it would simply make learning more difficult.
You want the minimum number of user interface rules to learn.  Having
to hover over a field to find out what it does is an unnecessary, and to
people used to paper forms, a non-intuitive thing to do.
Received on Saturday, 2 April 2005 22:58:58 UTC

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