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hixie: clarify <nav> advice (whatwg r6063)

From: poot <cvsmail@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 04 May 2011 15:11:05 -0400
To: public-html-diffs@w3.org
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hixie: clarify <nav> advice (whatwg r6063)

http://dev.w3.org/cvsweb/html5/spec/Overview.html?r1=1.4867&r2=1.4868&f=h
http://html5.org/tools/web-apps-tracker?from=6062&to=6063

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RCS file: /sources/public/html5/spec/Overview.html,v
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--- Overview.html	4 May 2011 18:19:02 -0000	1.4867
+++ Overview.html	4 May 2011 19:08:50 -0000	1.4868
@@ -13959,14 +13959,14 @@
    <dd>Uses <code><a href="#htmlelement">HTMLElement</a></code>.</dd>
   </dl><p>The <code><a href="#the-nav-element">nav</a></code> element <a href="#represents">represents</a> a section of
   a page that links to other pages or to parts within the page: a
-  section with navigation links.<p>Not all groups of links on a page need to be in a
-  <code><a href="#the-nav-element">nav</a></code> element &mdash; only sections that consist of major
-  navigation blocks are appropriate for the <code><a href="#the-nav-element">nav</a></code>
-  element. In particular, it is common for footers to have a short
-  list of links to various pages of a site, such as the terms of
-  service, the home page, and a copyright page. The
-  <code><a href="#the-footer-element">footer</a></code> element alone is sufficient for such cases,
-  without a <code><a href="#the-nav-element">nav</a></code> element.<p class="note">User agents (such as screen readers) that are
+  section with navigation links.<p class="note">Not all groups of links on a page need to be in a
+  <code><a href="#the-nav-element">nav</a></code> element &mdash; the element is primarily intended
+  for sections that consist of major navigation blocks. In particular,
+  it is common for footers to have a short list of links to various
+  pages of a site, such as the terms of service, the home page, and a
+  copyright page. The <code><a href="#the-footer-element">footer</a></code> element alone is sufficient
+  for such cases; while a <code><a href="#the-nav-element">nav</a></code> element can be used in such
+  cases, it is usually unnecessary.<p class="note">User agents (such as screen readers) that are
   targeted at users who can benefit from navigation information being
   omitted in the initial rendering, or who can benefit from navigation
   information being immediately available, can use this element as a
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