RE: Click here?

Subject: RE: Click here?
From: "David Berg" <dberg -at- dmpnet -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 5 Jan 2001 08:54:31 -0600



> In the context of using software that actually reads the web pages for the
> visually impaired, the software compiles a list of links that are on that
> page and reads it to the user. If there are three instances of
> "click here"
> or "more", how will that user be able to distinguish one link
> from another?

In this instance, you could use graphic buttons for the links, and provide
alt text. Software that reads web pages for visually-impaired users reads
the alt text for any graphic, and would naturally ignore the minimally
descriptive text in the graphic.

David Berg


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