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Re: some comments. - TITLE

From: Jon Gunderson <jongund@staff.uiuc.edu>
Date: Tue, 19 May 1998 16:01:58 -0500
Message-Id: <3.0.5.32.19980519160158.00a752b0@staff.uiuc.edu>
To: Kitch Barnicle <kitch@afb.org>, w3c-wai-ua@w3.org
I think we do want to be carefull how we describe the use of elements.  It
was proposed that TITLE be used as a tool tip, but I think that is an
author guideline issue.  From the UA point of view we jsut want to define
how TITLE is presented to the user.
Jon


At 12:04 PM 5/19/98 -0400, Kitch Barnicle wrote:
>When I read David's comment below, I noticed the words "tool tip" after
>TITLE. Isn't this just an example of a possible implementation? I just want
>to make sure we don't inadvertently put a "recommendation" in the
>guidelines that may not belong.
> 
>
>David Poehlman wrote:
>>Usage of ALT and TITLE:
>>       ALT: Image description.--- might be better as: "text replacing
image".
>>       TITLE: Tool tip
>>
>
>
>Kitch
>
>
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