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Re: examples of sites with good accessibility

From: Michael S Elledge <elledge@msu.edu>
Date: Wed, 01 Nov 2006 09:31:38 -0500
Message-ID: <4548AFCA.5020500@msu.edu>
To: Phill Jenkins <pjenkins@us.ibm.com>
CC: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org, John M Slatin <john_slatin@austin.utexas.edu>

I'm wondering, though, if the reaction would be different for a title 
tag on a link, where there wouldn't be extraneous information about an 
image. Maybe a beep to alert the user?

Mike

Phill Jenkins wrote:
>
> John M Slatin wrote:
> > Do HPR and Window-Eyes indicate somehow that such additional information
> > is available? Or does the user just have to think, "Hay, I wonder if
> > this one has a title attribute"?
>
> If I remember right, nobody we tested with liked that idea.  it was 
> noisy enough telling you there was a script associated with the image, 
> pretty soon you might as well read the html source code <smile>.
>
> Actually the paradigm is a lot like the mouse user world, he has to 
> scroll his mouse over the image to determine if there is a title 
> (displayed as a tool tip) there.  
>
> Phill Jenkins
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