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Re: Redesign ready to use [was: WAI Website Redesign Beta for Review]

From: Eric Eggert <ee@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 07 May 2018 13:47:25 +0200
To: "Wayne Dick" <wayneedick@gmail.com>
Cc: "Sharron Rush" <srush@knowbility.org>, "W3C WAI ig" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>, EOWG <w3c-wai-eo@w3.org>
Message-ID: <66BCED45-FB31-497B-B897-4526F4A147E4@w3.org>
Hi Wayne,

Thanks for your feedback!

On 6 May 2018, at 20:00, Wayne Dick wrote:

>  ​​
> Hi All,
> In review of the site at 320 CSS px. There is a "back to top button" that
> floats in the middle of the text. I have attached a screen image.

Thanks, that pattern is not working well in landscape mode. Thanks for bringing it to our attention. (I documented the issue here: https://github.com/w3c/wai-website/issues/71)

> The change text size / color should be dropped. It needs to be explained in
> light of new SC additions. People should be directed to use browsers' and
> eBook readers' settings rather than other tricks.

The change text size or colors link links to a page that explains users where to find guidance to customize their browsers, so I guess that page is exactly what you want :-)


> WCAG 2.1 has changed the philosophy of enlargement deferring to the
> browsers zoom. This is because the font-size does not trigger responsive
> breakpoints.
> We really need to research color because AGWG didn't want to touch it.
> That is all for now,
> Regards, Wayne


Eric Eggert
Web Accessibility Specialist
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI) at World Wide Web Consortium (W3C)

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