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Re: examples of sites with good accessibility

From: Charles McCathieNevile <chaals@opera.com>
Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2006 20:35:04 +0200
To: Anna.Yevsiyevich@kohls.com, w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
Message-ID: <op.tholwq12wxe0ny@pc058.coreteam.oslo.opera.com>

On Thu, 19 Oct 2006 20:14:47 +0200, <Anna.Yevsiyevich@kohls.com> wrote:

> Based on replies to this thread, am I correct in understanding that you  
> know of no retail site that has decent accessibility? Gap, JC Penny,
> Sears, KMart, WalMart, Best Buy, Circuit City, etc. None of these do
> anything right?

Aaah, but ask us what they do wrong and we can wax lyrical for hours...

> Is there at least ONE retail site that can be viewed as "OK" in terms
> of accessibility. I know it is a subjective question, and depends on the
> intended audience of the site, as well as all the other considerations
> discussed in earlier posts.

Seriously, you might want to look at tesco in the UK (major supermarket  
chain) - http://direct.tesco.com/content/accessibility_browsers.aspx talks  
about their accessibility. They worked hard with RNIB on this.



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