Re: Questionable implementation of IMG ALT attribute as tooltips

Daniel Dardailler (danield@w3.org)
Tue, 27 Jan 1998 10:47:44 +0100


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From: Daniel Dardailler <danield@w3.org>
Date: Tue, 27 Jan 1998 10:47:44 +0100
Message-ID: <34CDAD3F.5569934C@w3.org>
Subject: Re: Questionable implementation of IMG ALT attribute as tooltips

>
> !>       <IMG SRC="foo.blah" ALT="alternative_string" TITLE="tooltip_string">

 I agree with that statement too.
(there is a little more to it)

Feel free to read the archive of the HTML Author Guideline working group, part
of the WAI
activity of W3C (http://www.w3.org/WAI) where we are also debating this kind of
issues.

http://lists.w3.org/Archives/Public/w3c-wai-gl/1998JanMar/0022.html