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Re: Adding the word "meaning"?

From: Laura Carlson <laura.lee.carlson@gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 21 Apr 2017 09:58:40 -0500
Message-ID: <CAOavpvdLh4jQR9ZNwpymvcY9sGc9QsnpjZ2io9fZSDrwcC9PZw@mail.gmail.com>
To: Alastair Campbell <acampbell@nomensa.com>
Cc: WCAG <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>, Steve Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
Hi Josh, Alastair, and all,

Josh wrote:
> Sorry for the late reply - I think the use of 'content' is too open here.
> I don't think that conveys meaning either - even if in our glossary of
> definitions
> we may state that this is the case.
>
> So I do suggest adding meaning to the SC text - in order for it to be
> clear/explicit.
> IMO, this would also support the kind of use cases that Wayne was
> talking about.

Understood. Thanks for the explanation, Josh.

Alastair wrote:
> In the current iteration (without the font-bullet) this SC is all about
> colours and spacing, where the semantics are not a factor.

Good point. If/when we add a font bullet back, we could add the word "meaning".

Thanks!

Kindest Regards,
Laura

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Laura L. Carlson
Received on Friday, 21 April 2017 14:59:15 UTC

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