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Re: Make title of a document easier to identify

From: Loretta Guarino Reid <lorettaguarino@google.com>
Date: Mon, 26 Sep 2011 15:38:20 -0700
Message-ID: <CAHu5OWaWzp6Qam1WTQge0vKf52=XbSN9yXuKRLGxc1=8n7QVDg@mail.gmail.com>
To: sylvie.duchateau@snv.jussieu.fr
Cc: public-comments-wcag20@w3.org
On Fri, Mar 4, 2011 at 3:34 AM, <noreply@w3.org> wrote:

>
> Name: Sylvie Duchateau
> Email: sylvie.duchateau@snv.jussieu.fr
> Affiliation: Association BrailleNet
> Document: UW
> Item Number: (none selected)
> Part of Item: Intent
> Comment Type: general comment
> Summary of Issue: Make title of a document easier to identify
> Comment (Including rationale for any proposed change):
> italicise or quoting document titles
>
> Proposed Change:
> Hello all,
> While translating Understanding WCAG 2.0, we had an issue raised by a
> reviewer about a better identification of document titles in text.
> She thinks that it would be useful to quote the title or to write it with
> italics.
> Example where this occurs:
> "Specific techniques for meeting each
> Success Criterion for this guideline are listed in the understanding
> sections for each Success Criterion (listed below)".
> The suggestion is to write in the "understanding" sections or to write
> understanding with italics.
> Best
> Sylvie
>
> ================================
Response from the Working Group
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We are concerned that this may complicate the visual presentation and make
the documents more difficult to read. If we have time, we will investigate
adding a class to the mark-up so that this type of styling could be
investigated in the future.

Loretta Guarino Reid, WCAG WG Co-Chair
Gregg Vanderheiden, WCAG WG Co-Chair
Michael Cooper, WCAG WG Staff Contact


On behalf of the WCAG Working Group
Received on Monday, 26 September 2011 22:38:43 UTC

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