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testing versus expert opinion

From: Steve Faulkner <sfaulkner@paciellogroup.com>
Date: Tue, 11 Sep 2007 08:12:49 +0100
Message-ID: <55687cf80709110012m4f320e16jfff6d9ee12dc1d06@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Anne van Kesteren" <annevk@opera.com>, "Maciej Stachowiak" <mjs@apple.com>, HTMLWG <public-html@w3.org>
Hi anne and mjs

<anne> also funny:
<mjs_> yes, actual testing counts for more than the opinion of an official
<mjs> the shocking secret is out


Just wondered what testing was done before deciding to make the alt
attribute optional? Or was the decision based solely on expert opinion?
with regards

Steve Faulkner
Technical Director - TPG Europe
Director - Web Accessibility Tools Consortium

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