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Re: Why Skip Navigation Links are a Hack

From: <tina@greytower.net>
Date: Sat, 14 Jun 2003 01:34:43 +0200 (CEST)
Message-Id: <200306132334.h5DNYif30395@localhost.localdomain>
To: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org

On 13 Jun, Kynn Bartlett wrote:
  [Please, people. May we stick with the standards - and keep to 77-78
   characters per line ?]

> Oh, PS:  Skip Navigation links are entirely presentational markup for 
> one
> specific media type, and are in no way structural markup.  Thus, they're
> bad.  (Unless done as <link>.)

  A bold statement. You claim that

   <a href="#id">Skip to main content</a>

  is presentational markup ? Could you please refer to the relevant
  sections of the HTML specification stating that internal links are
  presentational and only applies for one specific media type ?

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