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Re: CFC: Target Size and Target Size (no exception) SC

From: Gregg C Vanderheiden <greggvan@umd.edu>
Date: Mon, 29 May 2017 14:43:05 -0400
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To: "Patrick H. Lauke" <redux@splintered.co.uk>


Gregg C Vanderheiden

> On May 29, 2017, at 2:25 PM, Patrick H. Lauke <redux@splintered.co.uk> wrote:
> And once again, at the risk of sounding like a broken record...I'd rather see no further attempts at exceptions being made...instead moving this to Silver as a best practice, and (outside of the hard pass/fail testable criteria) actually saying something like  "important controls should be large enough to be comfortably used with touch, mouse, stylus, etc without the need for the user to zoom as that may result in horizontal and vertical scrolling").
> The more attempts at making this palatable and non-onerous for developers, and not making it fail with the large corpus of sites out there not designed to be touch-friendly, the less use we'll actually get in solving the underlying issue for users.
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