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Re: The Semantic Debate

From: Benjamin Hawkes-Lewis <bhawkeslewis@googlemail.com>
Date: Mon, 07 May 2007 23:59:05 +0100
Message-ID: <463FAF39.6000904@googlemail.com>
To: Dão Gottwald <dao@design-noir.de>
CC: John Foliot <foliot@wats.ca>, 'Jonas Sicking' <jonas@sicking.cc>, www-html@w3.org, public-html@w3.org

Dão Gottwald wrote:

> You have to realize that many authors don't care or even know about 
> accessibility -- and they won't add role attributes or class names with 
> a strange prefix just for fun. We should encourage them to use more 
> meaningful class names rather than calling that abuse.

Most authors don't devise class names. I suspect the group of authors 
who care about accessibility are a substantial minority of those who 
devise class names and a substantial majority of those who devise 
meaningful class names.

Benjamin Hawkes-Lewis
Received on Monday, 7 May 2007 22:59:16 UTC

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