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[whatwg] Footnotes, endnotes, sidenotes

From: David Walbert <dwalbert@learnnc.org>
Date: Tue, 31 Oct 2006 10:54:12 -0500
Message-ID: <1986EECD-81C6-4C5B-B32E-664DBAD167F2@learnnc.org>

On Oct 31, 2006, at 10:40 AM, Alexey Feldgendler wrote:

> Does anybody know how blind users prefer footnotes to be read for  
> them?

I would never want to require that a footnote be read to anyone,  
thereby interrupting the text -- it is in the nature of a footnote to  
be optional reading and to stand apart from the text. Any user should  
have the option of reading/hearing it, or not.

David Walbert
dwalbert at learnnc.org
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