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[whatwg] ALT and equivalent representation

From: Shannon <shannon@arc.net.au>
Date: Sun, 20 Apr 2008 00:24:16 +1000
Message-ID: <480A0090.7090306@arc.net.au>
Henri Sivonen wrote:
>
> Instead of having a layer of validitity speculation in between, 
> couldn't you make the point that alt helps with SEO? To me linking alt 
> and SEO directly is more to the point and more honest, too.
>

Whoa, don't do that! They'll just insist on you stuffing 100 characters 
worth of keywords in there. You can add insanity to the problems facing 
blind users on the web!

Shannon
Received on Saturday, 19 April 2008 07:24:16 UTC

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