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Comments on: Introduction to the Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI) Overview Slide Show

From: Sylvie Duchateau <sylvie.duchateau@snv.jussieu.fr>
Date: Thu, 15 Jul 2004 14:25:45 +0200
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To: "Shawn Lawton Henry" <shawn@w3.org>, "'EOWG (E-mail'" <w3c-wai-eo@w3.org>

Hello Shawn and all,

here are some comments for the document:
Introduction to the Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI) Overview Slide Show
Last updated $Date: 2004/07/13

Version: Early Rough Draft 2004.07.14

1. What is the WAI Overview Slide Show
The end of first sentence could be clearer: "...a number of participation 
options, and action steps to consider." Participation to what and which 
action steps?
Suggestion: how to participate in the work of WAI or different ways to 
participate in WAI work;  action steps to consider to improve Web 

2. How to use the HTML slide show.

The explanation of the different navigation buttons are not clear when not 
seeing the images and reading text equivalent. With a screen reader it reads:
"To back up, use the left-arrow button
sample image of left arrow button ("Back to..." link)."
Suggestion: replace text equivalent "sample image of left arrow button" by 
Or: To back up, use the alt="left-arrow button"
("Back to..." link)."

Same suggestions for the following buttons.

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