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RE: img alt text, links and titles

From: Kynn Bartlett <kynn-edapta@idyllmtn.com>
Date: Thu, 17 Jan 2002 14:51:39 -0800
Message-Id: <a0510100db86d05e2fdc8@[]>
To: "agorman@megsinet.net" <agorman@megsinet.net>, "'David Poehlman'" <poehlman1@home.com>, "kynn-eda@idyllmtn.com" <kynn-eda@idyllmtn.com>
Cc: "kynn-eda@idyllmtn.com" <kynn-eda@idyllmtn.com>, Ineke van der Maat <inekemaa@xs4all.nl>, "Charles F. Munat" <chas@munat.com>, Charles McCathieNevile <charles@w3.org>, "w3c-wai-ig@w3.org" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
At 4:36 PM -0600 1/17/02, Audrey J. Gorman wrote:
>The word "image" does not convey anything about the intellectual content of
>the graphic thing that sits there.  In other words, if you can't see the
>image because of blindness or older hardware or software, "image" tells you
>nothing useful.

Not necessarily, there may be some cases in which it's still
useful. ;)


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