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Re: abbreviation title within a link: howto?

From: Charles McCathieNevile <charles@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 1 May 2002 17:38:07 -0400 (EDT)
To: jonathan chetwynd <j.chetwynd@btinternet.com>
cc: w3c-wai-ig <w3c-wai-ua@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.30.0205011734480.19690-100000@tux.w3.org>
There are a number of links like this on the W3C Home Page. iCab, which
handles abbreviation elements by umarking them stylistically, and providing
an expansion of them on mouseover, still does this for a link.

in the case of something like

  <a href="DOM/" class="navlink"><acronym title="Document Object

The status bar, on hovering, shows

  Link to "Document Object Model" (http://www.w3.org/DOM/)

Do you have the following example online somewhere so I can test what



On Wed, 1 May 2002, jonathan chetwynd wrote:

    I was trying something like this today:

  Respond.org.uk: <a
  href="http:www.respond.org.uk/help/index.html">Challenging sexual abuse
  in the lives of people with a <a title="learning diasability">LD</a></a>

  I expect someone else can think up a better example, and it is hardly a
  very serious issue, just thought I'd mention it.


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