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Re: Accessible CSS / JS Bootstrap framework

From: David Woolley <forums@david-woolley.me.uk>
Date: Tue, 06 Nov 2012 23:17:52 +0000
Message-ID: <50999AA0.3020002@david-woolley.me.uk>
To: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
Ian Sharpe wrote:
> Does anyone know of a fully accessible CSS / JS bootstrap framework 
> similar to twitter bootstrap for example please? Or is twitter bootstrap 
> itself fully accessible?
I hadn't come across the term before, so I googled it.  It doesn't 
appear to be generic term, but simply part of the name of the "twitter" 
product.  If that is right, you need to provide a generic definition.

Unfortunately, the Wikipedia article didn't enlighten me as to the 
defining characteristics.  In particular, I couldn't find any 
description of how it constrained, or for that matter, abused, HTML.

The Wikipedia example didn't appear to accessible, but I don't know if 
that is because it allows bad practice or forces it (I was looking at 
how it used label).  <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Twitter_Bootstrap>

I would suspect pages don't work well CPU load) on older PCs, but it is 
possible they degrade well when the scripting is disabled.
David Woolley
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