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Re: Front Page accessibility tips

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From: Leondard R. Kasday
Date: Apr 18, 2001 1:31PM


Even more serious is this
quote
If you wish to provide alternative text associated with an <AREA> tag, you
will need to do so through the HTML view.
unquote
It used to be that after you did this, front page would erase the alt
text. I assume that's fixed now.
Len
At 12:36 PM 4/20/01 -0600, Paul Bohman wrote:
>Microsoft has a new article on making accessible content with FrontPage
>2000. The article is pretty good, although there are certain things that
>they failed to mention, such as the fact that it is not sufficient to simply
>create table headaers. You also have to associate the cells with the headers
>in the table. You have to get into the HTML to do this, and can't do it from
>the WYSIWYG interface. Still, the article gives good advice and is worth
>taking a look at if you use Front Page, or if you know someone who does.
>
>http://www.microsoftfrontpage.com/content/articles/accessibility.html
>
>Paul Bohman
>Technology Coordinator
>WebAIM: Web Accessibility in Mind (www.webaim.org)
>Center for Persons with Disabilities (www.cpd.usu.edu)
>Utah State University (www.usu.edu)
--
Leonard R. Kasday, Ph.D.
Institute on Disabilities/UAP and Dept. of Electrical Engineering at Temple
University
(215) 204-2247 (voice) (800) 750-7428 (TTY)
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Chair, W3C Web Accessibility Initiative Evaluation and Repair Tools Group
http://www.w3.org/WAI/ER/IG/
The WAVE web page accessibility evaluation assistant:
http://www.temple.edu/inst_disabilities/piat/wave/