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Re: Accessibility Observations


From: Peter Van Dijck
Date: Feb 26, 2002 10:09AM

> The answer I keep coming back to is
> linearity. I've surfed a lot of sites designed for people with
> disabilities, e.g., schools for the blind, and the one thing that I
> notice is that the sites are linear. By linear design, I mean
> left-to-right layout of text to accommodate older screen readers.

You do realise you can use CSS to have linear design for screen readers and
all the boxes you like for visual browsers right?

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