E-mail List Archives

Re: simple data table

for

From: Paul Bohman
Date: Feb 20, 2004 7:36PM


I agree with Jim. It's better to be explicit rather than make screen
readers guess.

Jim Thatcher wrote:

> Technically I agree - the scope="col" may be unnecessary. But how do you (a
> screen reader) know that TH1 is a column heading and not a row heading? I
> recommend using scope as a standard - it will keep the tools happy too.
>

--
Paul Ryan Bohman
Web Accessibility Specialist/Project Coordinator
WebAIM (Web Accessibility in Mind)
www.webaim.org
Center for Persons with Disabilities
www.cpd.usu.edu
Utah State University
www.usu.edu



----
To subscribe, unsubscribe, suspend, or view list archives,
visit http://www.webaim.org/discussion/