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Re: counters

From: Leonard R. Kasday <kasday@acm.org>
Date: Mon, 27 Jul 1998 20:59:20 -0400
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To: David Poehlman <poehlman@clark.net>, Kristine Bradow <kbradow@ece.eng.wayne.edu>
Cc: "w3c-wai-ig@w3.org" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>, David Sant <sdavid@ece.eng.wayne.edu>
One of the counters in the site David mentioned is indeed a counter that
according to the author presents in text, not image.  The URL is



Leonard Kasday

At 04:43 PM 7/23/98 -0400, David Poehlman wrote:
>I think mat right has one at:
>if you can't find a text one, see if you can put an alt in the img source
>that at least tells us what it is.
>he's got some other counters and they are already made for you and you
>just need to customize them.
>On Thu, 23 Jul 1998, Kristine Bradow wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I'm a bit of a web design novice, and I want to implement a counter on
>> my lab's web page. I've been rudely surprised by all that is involved in
>> creating counters in the first place--PERL nightmares on top of the
>> HTML. Plus, I've been doing my best to follow the W3C accessibility
>> guidelines to keep the page accessible, so I was wondering if anyone had
>> any tips on creating "accessible counters," or is there is any such
>> thing as an "accessible counter." Do they typically cause problems?
>> Especially with the scripting involved?
>> Any advice would be *greatly* appreciated!
>> Thanks,
>> Kristine
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