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Re: Copywriting for Screenreaders (was Alt text for URL's)

From: david poehlman <david.poehlman@handsontechnologeyes.com>
Date: Fri, 18 Feb 2005 07:57:58 -0500
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To: "Andy Budd" <andy@message.uk.com>, "W" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>

Nice idea dave, a main content button might actually be a nice idea.

Johnnie Apple Seed
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Andy Budd" <andy@message.uk.com>
To: "W" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Sent: Friday, February 18, 2005 4:53 AM
Subject: Re: Copywriting for Screenreaders (was Alt text for URL's)



  David Woolley wrote:

> Buttons are actions, links are references.

On the web, buttons are use to manipulate (submit, clear etc) forms. 
People are used to this convention so using them for other purposes 
could actually impair usability.

Andy Budd

http://www.message.uk.com/
Received on Friday, 18 February 2005 12:58:32 GMT

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