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Re: label tag question

From: David Woolley <david@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
Date: Thu, 31 Mar 2005 22:06:35 +0100 (BST)
Message-Id: <200503312106.j2VL6Zt03908@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
To: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org

> If they both work, what is the benefit of using labels over the title
> attribute?  

Label is designed for the purpose, and, if used properly, refers to
text that will be visible even if the browser doesn't understand
label.  There is no requirement on browsers to force title onto
users; it might only be presented if requested by the user, and, as
it is an HTML 4 addition, might not be recognized by some browsers.
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