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Re: Allowing for Reflow: new technique and more implementations

From: Alastair Campbell <acampbell@nomensa.com>
Date: Thu, 15 Mar 2018 17:49:32 +0000
To: Laura Carlson <laura.lee.carlson@gmail.com>
CC: Jim Allan <jimallan@tsbvi.edu>, public-low-vision-a11y-tf <public-low-vision-a11y-tf@w3.org>
Message-ID: <AM5PR0902MB2002C956FEFC56F5DAF41922B9D00@AM5PR0902MB2002.eurprd09.prod.outlook.com>
Are those lead ins available from the page you go to?
If so, I think that is acceptable, in the same way that menus with drop downs don't need to make those available via keyboard so long as the links are available elsewhere.

Sent from my phone, apologies for typos.
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From: Laura Carlson <laura.lee.carlson@gmail.com>
Sent: Thursday, March 15, 2018 5:45:22 PM
To: Alastair Campbell
Cc: Jim Allan; public-low-vision-a11y-tf
Subject: Re: Allowing for Reflow: new technique and more implementations

typo:

"I marked that as a failure :-) "

should have been:

"I marked that as a failure :-("


On 3/15/18, Laura Carlson <laura.lee.carlson@gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi Alastair and all,
>
> Thank you.
>
> I added the Boston Globe and BBC to the implementations tool [1].
>
> The Boston Globe passed for me. However, lede in sentences (the
> introductory bit of a news story that is intended to entice the reader
> to read the full story) are missing for most articles at 400% and 1280
> pixels wide on the BBC site. I marked that as a failure :-) Guess we
> need to find another implementation for reflow. I'll keep looking.
>
> Kindest Regards,
> Laura
>
> [1] https://www.w3.org/WAI/GL/WCAG21/CR/implementations
>
> On 3/14/18, Alastair Campbell <acampbell@nomensa.com> wrote:
>> They look like good implementations, but watch out for little 'gotchas'
>> where something disappears at higher zoom.
>>
>> E.g.
>> -  on UX matters you can't get to the infographic. Minor, but we're a
>> bunch
>> of pedants.
>> - on BMW there's something odd with the 'find your BMW' list, not sure
>> how
>> that is supposed to work.
>>
>> I couldn't spot anything from a quick look at Ethan's site, the BBC, or
>> Boston globe.
>>
>> -Alastair
>>
>>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Laura Carlson <laura.lee.carlson@gmail.com>
>> Sent: 14 March 2018 13:15
>> To: Jim Allan <jimallan@tsbvi.edu>; public-low-vision-a11y-tf
>> <public-low-vision-a11y-tf@w3.org>
>> Subject: Allowing for Reflow: new technique and more implementations
>>
>> Hi Jim and All,
>>
>> A put up a new technique is to show folks how to test for reflow.
>> https://www.w3.org/WAI/GL/wiki/Allowing_for_Reflow
>>
>> As for reflow implementations [1] I am wondering if we should consider
>> adding one or 2 the following sites:
>>
>> https://www.bostonglobe.com/
>> https://www.bmwusa.com/
>> http://www.bbc.com/
>> https://www.uxmatters.com/
>> https://ethanmarcotte.com/
>>
>> Any preferences?
>>
>> Thanks.
>>
>> Kindest Regards,
>> Laura
>> [1] https://www.w3.org/WAI/GL/WCAG21/CR/implementations
>> --
>> Laura L. Carlson
>>
>>
>
>
> --
> Laura L. Carlson
>


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Laura L. Carlson
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