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Re: Survey on Web Accessibility (10 min to complete)

From: Yeliz Yesilada <yesilady@cs.man.ac.uk>
Date: Fri, 12 Aug 2011 22:49:17 +0300
Cc: accessys@smart.net, Karen Lewellen <klewellen@shellworld.net>, w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
Message-Id: <1100F032-7D2F-4691-8FBA-324162CB62B9@cs.man.ac.uk>
To: wed@csulb.edu
Hi Wayne,

Thanks for your feedback. I have noted this down as part of the qualitative feedback.

Regards,
Yeliz.
On 12 Aug 2011, at 20:53, Wayne Dick wrote:

> Hi Yeliz,
> 
> I agreed or disagreed with statements for complex reasons not
> represented in the survey.
> 
> For example: Accessibility is for blindness.
> 
> I think as implemented accessibility helps blindness but leaves out
> almost all other visual disabilities.
> 
> 
> For example, visual readers with low vision don't need keyboard access
> or alt-text most of the time.  The contrast rules in WCAG 2.0 actually
> harm people with photo-sensitivity and blurring disorders like
> cataracts.
> 
> So I could have answered that question agree or disagree depending on context.
> 
> Wayne .
> 
> On 8/11/11, accessys@smart.net <accessys@smart.net> wrote:
>> 
>> 
>> theory and function is why we test these buggers
>> 
>> 
>> Bob
>> 
>> 
>> On Thu, 11 Aug 2011, Karen Lewellen wrote:
>> 
>>> Date: Thu, 11 Aug 2011 20:24:05 -0400 (EDT)
>>> From: Karen Lewellen <klewellen@shellworld.net>
>>> To: accessys@smart.net
>>> Cc: Yeliz Yesilada <yesilady@cs.man.ac.uk>, w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
>>> Subject: Re: Survey on Web Accessibility (10 min to complete)
>>> Resent-Date: Fri, 12 Aug 2011 00:24:30 +0000
>>> Resent-From: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
>>> 
>>> Hi,
>>> agreed,
>>> with v 2.8. 3 or so of lynx, you produce a message which states.
>>> "there is an error  with this page.
>>> other links the page, including  the one to the survey company work fine,
>>> so
>>> there is no reason why it should not be functional.
>>> Karen
>>> 
>>> On Thu, 11 Aug 2011, accessys@smart.net wrote:
>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> it's not accessible via text format (lynx)
>>>> 
>>>> Bob
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> On Thu, 11 Aug 2011, Yeliz Yesilada wrote:
>>>> 
>>>>> Date: Thu, 11 Aug 2011 17:27:13 +0300
>>>>> From: Yeliz Yesilada <yesilady@cs.man.ac.uk>
>>>>> To: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
>>>>> Subject: Survey on Web Accessibility (10 min to complete)
>>>>> Resent-Date: Thu, 11 Aug 2011 14:28:18 +0000
>>>>> Resent-From: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
>>>>> 
>>>>> We are seeking participants for an online survey
>>>>> <http://www.surveygizmo.com/s3/599408/Web-Accessibility-Survey> that
>>>>> aims
>>>>> to investigate how people perceive web accessibility. We'd like to ask
>>>>> people involved with web accessibility a number of short questions
>>>>> which
>>>>> should take less than 10 minutes to complete. All data will be gathered
>>>>> anonymously and will be handled confidentially.
>>>>> 
>>>>> For each person that participates in this survey, we will donate 0.50
>>>>> GBP
>>>>> (0.56 Euro, 0.80 USD) to Unicef <http://www.unicef.org> up to 50 GBP.
>>>>> 
>>>>> If you have any comment or query about this survey, please do not
>>>>> hesitate
>>>>> to contact us.
>>>>> 
>>>>> Please feel free to forward this email to anybody you think might be
>>>>> interested.
>>>>> 
>>>>> Looking forward to your participation.
>>>>> 
>>>>> Regards,
>>>>> Giorgio Brajnik
>>>>> <giorgio@dimi.uniud.it>
>>>>> Simon Harper
>>>>> <simon.harper@manchester.ac.uk>
>>>>> Markel Vigo
>>>>> <markel.vigo@manchester.ac.uk>
>>>>> Yeliz Yesilada
>>>>> <yyeliz@metu.edu.tr>
>>>>> 
>>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>> 
>> 
>> 
>> 
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