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Re: [css-pseudo] please make sure pseudo-element "alt" property makes it into next ED

From: Alan Stearns <stearns@adobe.com>
Date: Wed, 5 Nov 2014 21:24:48 +0000
To: Christoph Päper <christoph.paeper@crissov.de>, www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <D07FD5DF.452FD%stearns@adobe.com>
On 11/5/14, 11:29 AM, "Christoph Päper" <christoph.paeper@crissov.de>
wrote:

>Alan Stearns <stearns@adobe.com>:
>> 
>> I think we should generally look in to providing better support for
>> pseudo-elements. Their contents should be selectable and searchable.
>
>Why? That would just make author fall into the trap of considering them
>content when they are style.

As a user, I don’t care whether it’s content or style. I find it
completely frustrating that I can’t search for text I see displayed on the
screen.

Thanks,

Alan

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