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Re: some reflections on @alt usage (and summary of research so far)

From: Julian Reschke <julian.reschke@gmx.de>
Date: Sat, 23 Aug 2008 13:09:06 +0200
Message-ID: <48AFEFD2.1010602@gmx.de>
To: Philip TAYLOR <P.Taylor@Rhul.Ac.Uk>
CC: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>, Steven Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>, public-html@w3.org, W3C WAI-XTECH <wai-xtech@w3.org>

Philip TAYLOR wrote:
> ...
> Speaking with my Picasaweb user's hat on,
> can you please substantiate this statement
> with /evidence/, not hypothesis and personal
> (or corporate) opinion ?  I can state with
> 100% certainty that I not only /want/ to
> add ALT text, I /need/ to be able to, in
> order that others (not necessarily sighted)
> can have equal access to my portfolios.
> ...

Out of curiosity: can't you simply switch to a photo sharing site that 
*does* support @alt?

BR, Julian
Received on Saturday, 23 August 2008 11:09:57 UTC

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