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RE: CSS Futures

From: Grant, Melinda <melinda.grant@hp.com>
Date: Tue, 3 Jul 2007 18:38:32 -0000
Message-ID: <78A3602ADF54BA4EAB53F378BF55588B016A69BC@G3W0067.americas.hpqcorp.net>
To: "David Woolley" <forums@david-woolley.me.uk>, <www-style@w3.org>
Cc: <www-style@w3.org>

David Woolley said:

> Incidentally, marquee is an accessibility no-no, because it is 
> distracting and it is difficult for slow readers (including 
> not native 
> language) to read.  That is why it wasn't retained as a 
> presentational 
> element in HTML.

Well, it depends I think on what part of one's accessibility is limited.
For mobile users (whose screen size is limited), marquee provides an
accessibility benefit.

Best wishes,

Received on Tuesday, 3 July 2007 18:40:15 UTC

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