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RE: Accessible content management system

From: Cheryl D Wise <cdwise@wiserways.com>
Date: Fri, 5 Aug 2011 08:17:53 -0600
To: <joshue.oconnor@ncbi.ie>, <isforums@manx.net>
Cc: "'Terry Dean'" <Terry.Dean@chariot.net.au>, <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <031901cc537a$792b5420$6b81fc60$@wiserways.com>
As do I, validation is a tool like any other but it is not a holy grail. You
can have a site that validates perfectly and still be completely unusable
for everyone not just those using accessibility aids. There is no substitute
or shortcut to replace real world testing.

Cheryl D Wise
twitter: cdwise

-----Original Message-----
From: Joshue O Connor

Hi Ian,

> As mentioned previously, I personally do not view accessibility solely 
> in terms of conformance. And at the risk of being branded a heretic, I 
> personally would also like to see this view more widely accepted..

You are not alone in this view, I also share it.

Received on Friday, 5 August 2011 14:19:30 UTC

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