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Re: [css4-ui] ::tooltip

From: Lea Verou <leaverou@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 11 Apr 2012 17:31:40 -0700
Message-ID: <4F86226C.8040101@gmail.com>
To: "Belov, Charles" <Charles.Belov@sfmta.com>
CC: Andrew Fedoniouk <news@terrainformatica.com>, www-style list <www-style@w3.org>

On 11/4/12 17:05, Belov, Charles wrote:
> No, it would be very useful for accessibility, e.g., in a personal style sheet:
> *:tooltip { font-size: large; }
> Hope this helps,
> Charles Belov
> SFMTA Webmaster
I'm afraid you might be under the same misunderstanding as Andrew. What 
your rule would do, is to make the font-size larger *only when the 
tooltip is shown*, NOT to enlarge the text *in* the tooltip. That would 
be terrible for UX, as everything would jump around as tooltips show and 

Lea Verou (http://lea.verou.me | @LeaVerou)
Received on Thursday, 12 April 2012 00:32:21 UTC

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