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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
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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