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Re: Subject: RC Brainstorm 1 (all positive)

From: Mike Burks <mburks952@worldnet.att.net>
Date: Sat, 7 Mar 1998 23:17:51 -0500
To: "Kasday, Leonard R (Len), ALTEC" <kasday@att.com>, "'wai rc group post'" <w3c-wai-rc@w3.org>
Message-ID: <01bd4a49$29299160$f240450c@mike-b>

My first comment and perhaps my last, is that whatever we do we must keep it
as simple and understandable as possible.  It seems to me that most of the
people building web sites are associated with small to medium sized
businesses with small businesses.

The Greatest value of the web is the fact that almost anyone can put up a
site for all to go to.  Let us not make our guidelines, ratings,
suggestions, and other things we recommend inaccessible to them because of
overwhelming technical complexity.

I hope this is not taken in a negative manner because it is not meant that


Mike Burks

The opinions expressed here are my own and do not necessarily reflect those
of my employer.
-----Original Message-----
From: Kasday, Leonard R (Len), ALTEC <kasday@att.com>
To: 'wai rc group post' <w3c-wai-rc@w3.org>
Date: Saturday, March 07, 1998 9:43 PM
Subject: Subject: RC Brainstorm 1 (all positive)

>>Welcome to the RC discussion group.  Our first task is to create a group
>>charter to describe what we will accomplish.   Previous related
>>discussion is listed on the RC home page http://www.w3.org/WAI/RC/.
>Let's start fresh with a Brainstorming session about what specific
>>things we'll do.
>>I suggest a couple of ground rules.
>>1. Please include a one-sentence Summary for each proposal and comment.
>>I'll transfer the summaries to a "blackboard" at
>>2. Let's hold off negative criticisms until later.  I think for now it's
>>best to  focus on the value of each suggestion, by discussing advantages
>>and extensions.  But please remember your concerns  for Brainstorm 2,
>>when we'll filter and refine.
>>After  we asymptote on this part of the discussion we'll proceed to
>>Brainstorm 2, when we'll  compare pro's and con's and decide on our
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