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Re: Google Accessible Search

From: Jon Gunderson <jongund@uiuc.edu>
Date: Thu, 20 Jul 2006 16:49:43 -0500
To: "Rose, Jacob" <jrose@lgb-inc.com>, w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
Message-Id: <5a2406cf.dafdcd50.81ec100@expms1.cites.uiuc.edu>

I beleive users can rate the web site for accessibility.

Jon


---- Original message ----
>Date: Thu, 20 Jul 2006 14:51:30 -0600
>From: "Rose, Jacob" <jrose@lgb-inc.com>  
>Subject: Google Accessible Search  
>To: <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
>
>   Google Accessible Search supposedly ranks search
>   results by Google's interpretation of
>   "accessibility":
>    
>  
http://www.betanews.com/article/Google_Tests_Accessible_Search_Page/1153424136
>    
>   It sounds great, but does anybody know just how they
>   evaluate accessibility? I can't find a link that
>   says "Check My Site," and the FAQ answers are more
>   than a bit vague...
>
>    --
>
>    Jacob Rose
>
>    jrose@lgb-inc.com
>
>    202-685-2461 (U.S. Army Center of Military History)
>
>    703-599-7028 (mobile)
>
>    Senior Programmer/Analyst
>
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>
>     
>
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>    Contractor of the Year"
>
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>    Partner of the Year"


Jon Gunderson, Ph.D.
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and 
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