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Re: examples of sites with good accessibility

From: Michael S Elledge <elledge@msu.edu>
Date: Mon, 30 Oct 2006 13:30:37 -0500
Message-ID: <454644CD.3090602@msu.edu>
To: John Foliot <jfoliot@stanford.edu>
CC: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org

That's great, John. Let me know what he says. Any other opinions out 
there about title tag text?

Mike

John Foliot wrote:
> Michael S Elledge wrote:
>   
>> This raises another question: Is there a technique or keystroke
>> combination that a screen reader user can invoke on an ad hoc basis
>> (i.e. as they are reading) that provides them with the longer
>> description if the link phrase isn't sufficient? That would seem to be
>> very useful and true to WCAG 1.0 intentions.
>>     
>
> Mike,
>
> In checking with my JAWS power user, he informs me that currently, this is
> not available, although it may be included in the next version of JAWS.  You
> are right it would be useful.
>
> He and I had a brief conversation about this, and he suspects that most
> users, even daily "power-users" rarely switch from the standard install
> default, which is to read the ALT text only.  There are a number of
> different configurations however, so your mileage may vary.
>
> I quickly (very quickly) set up a test page (www.wats.ca/test1.html) which
> he is going to run through and I will post his feedback shortly.
>
> JF
>
>
>
>   
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