Re: Questionable implementation of IMG ALT attribute as tooltips

Brian Kelly (lisbk@ukoln.ac.uk)
Thu, 29 Jan 1998 15:20:09 +0000 (GMT)


Date: Thu, 29 Jan 1998 15:20:09 +0000 (GMT)
From: Brian Kelly <lisbk@ukoln.ac.uk>
To: James Green <jmkgre@essex.ac.uk>
cc: www-html@w3.org
In-Reply-To: <SIMEON.9801291220.B@sf118.essex.ac.uk>
Message-ID: <Pine.SOL.3.93.980129151804.29207A-100000@lamin>
Subject: Re: Questionable implementation of IMG ALT attribute as tooltips

On Thu, 29 Jan 1998, James Green wrote:
> 
> On Wed, 28 Jan 1998 21:12:18 +0000 Colin F Reynolds 
> <colin@the-net-effect.com> wrote:
> 
> > In article <199801281039.KAA24339@imbolc.ucc.ie>, Peter Flynn
> > <pflynn@imbolc.ucc.ie> writes
> > >Cris wrote:
> > >   The requirement is that the Web page designer think about what he is
> > >   doing.  
> > 
> > I've had a lil t'ink.
> > 
> >  <URL:http://www.the-net-effect.com/bad-tooltips.html>
> 
> There's actually an article on htmlhelp.com currently, although I 
> haven't had time to read it ;-)
> 

Can I suggest that this chain is terminated as (a) people have stopped
talking about protocol developments and are talking about how they 
write HTML pages and (b) personal messages with very little content 
are being sent.

Thanks

Brian

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