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Re: Footnote discussions

From: Robert Sanderson <azaroth42@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 6 Feb 2015 14:45:30 -0500
Message-ID: <CABevsUFOCKRgsr1sxskMmpdD4Wh5-fpi29GiRMape_645gNyRQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Matt Garrish <matt.garrish@bell.net>
Cc: Bill Kasdorf <bkasdorf@apexcovantage.com>, Liam R E Quin <liam@w3.org>, "Siegman, Tzviya - Hoboken" <tsiegman@wiley.com>, Shane McCarron <shane@aptest.com>, Dave Cramer <dauwhe@gmail.com>, David MacDonald <david100@sympatico.ca>, George Kerscher <kerscher@montana.com>, "public-digipub-ig@w3.org" <public-digipub-ig@w3.org>
On Fri, Feb 6, 2015 at 2:29 PM, Matt Garrish <matt.garrish@bell.net> wrote:

> needing to be distinguished
>>
>
> It feels wrong to me (if you can't guess!) that in a digital world
> publishers should have a say in where notes appear and how. They should
> only be providing the context for rendering the notes and leave it to the
> user and their reading system to determine the most appropriate
> presentation for them. I don't even see this as an "accessibility" issue so
> much as a simple usability issue for everyone. We all benefit from better
> control of our reading experiences.


All the +1s to this!

Rob
Received on Friday, 6 February 2015 19:45:58 UTC

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