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Re: examples of sites with good accessibility

From: Michael S Elledge <elledge@msu.edu>
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2006 14:39:31 -0400
Message-ID: <4537C663.4020409@msu.edu>
To: Charles McCathieNevile <chaals@opera.com>
CC: Anna.Yevsiyevich@kohls.com, w3c-wai-ig@w3.org

Old Navy has worked to make their site accessible...

Mike

Charles McCathieNevile wrote:
>
> On Thu, 19 Oct 2006 20:14:47 +0200, <Anna.Yevsiyevich@kohls.com> wrote:
>
>> Based on replies to this thread, am I correct in understanding that 
>> you know of no retail site that has decent accessibility? Gap, JC Penny,
>> Sears, KMart, WalMart, Best Buy, Circuit City, etc. None of these do
>> anything right?
>
> Aaah, but ask us what they do wrong and we can wax lyrical for hours...
>
>> Is there at least ONE retail site that can be viewed as "OK" in terms
>> of accessibility. I know it is a subjective question, and depends on the
>> intended audience of the site, as well as all the other considerations
>> discussed in earlier posts.
>
> Seriously, you might want to look at tesco in the UK (major 
> supermarket chain) - 
> http://direct.tesco.com/content/accessibility_browsers.aspx talks 
> about their accessibility. They worked hard with RNIB on this.
>
> cheers
>
> Chaals
>
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