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Re: Request for feedback: Navigation and image maps

From: Alexander Schmitz <arschmitz@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 31 May 2016 16:55:30 -0400
Message-ID: <CAOQu6cjOFJrLogN_YegBMtwbZ7S8CfHjJd7Yknk59xoGO9Gf4g@mail.gmail.com>
To: Chaals McCathie Nevile <chaals@yandex-team.ru>
Cc: "HTML WG (public-html@w3.org)" <public-html@w3.org>
I talked to the various jQuery foundation projects and all we came up
with was...

1.) Only http://www.subito.it/ and various fun old sites like Space
Jam http://www.warnerbros.com/archive/spacejam/movie/jam.htm and
geocities :-)

2.) No

3.) No
Alexander Schmitz
jQuery Foundation


On Wed, May 25, 2016 at 5:24 AM, Chaals McCathie Nevile
<chaals@yandex-team.ru> wrote:
> On Wed, 25 May 2016 01:48:09 +0100, Michiel Bijl <michiel@agosto.nl> wrote:
>
>> 1. I never come across them.
>>
>> 2. No.
>>
>> 3. Regardless of my answer to 2: I think it makes sense to add the
>> focusable areas in the image maps as many times as they are applied to
>> images. If I link to the same page four times on a single page, I wouldn’t
>> only want to focus one of those links. Does that make sense?
>
>
> To you, obviously. To me too - and I have come across this, although rarely.
>
> One consideration is if this isn't a real-world issue, we're unlikely to
> find people willing to prioritise it for implementation. Which may make the
> question moot.
>
> cheers
>
>
>> —Michiel
>>
>>> On 24 May 2016, at 15:06, Chaals McCathie Nevile <chaals@yandex-team.ru>
>>> wrote:
>>>
>>> Hi folks,
>>>
>>> I presume that image maps are something people don't find often - but
>>> there are a number of things about them that are unclear.
>>>
>>> 1. Do you meet them anywhere on the web today?
>>>
>>> 2. Do you know of cases where one image map is applied to two images -
>>> e.g. one at the top and another at the bottom of a page?
>>>
>>> 3. If the answer to 2 is yes, do you care whether you go through them
>>> twice, i.e. each time you meet the image, or once, where the actual `map` is
>>> in the HTML source? This probably only applies to those who navigate with
>>> the keyboard.
>>>
>>> See also HTML issue https://github.com/w3c/html/issues/297
>>>
>>> --
>>> Charles McCathie Nevile - web standards - CTO Office, Yandex
>>> chaals@yandex-team.ru - - - Find more at http://yandex.com
>>>
>>
>
>
> --
> Charles McCathie Nevile - web standards - CTO Office, Yandex
>  chaals@yandex-team.ru - - - Find more at http://yandex.com
>
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