RE: What do you call the Three Dots?

Subject: RE: What do you call the Three Dots?
From: "David Artman" <david -at- davidartman -dot- com>
To: "Robert Lauriston" <robert -at- lauriston -dot- com>, "techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Wed, 18 Oct 2017 10:46:27 -0700

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From: Robert Lauriston <[1]robert -at- lauriston -dot- com>
Date: Wed, October 18, 2017 12:16 pm
> Screen readers use alt text for images.

Beat me to it. :)

> It makes no sense to me to use an image when there's a widely
> supported Unicode character. a<- a<(R) a<- a<(R) a<- a<(R) a<- a<(R)
a<- a<(R) a<-

It seems your answer above contradicts this statement.

How would a screen reader 'pronounce' that vellip [entity name]?

But a graphic with alt (well written so it reads cleanly) would always

work with a screen reader (including translated + screen reader!).

--David

On Wed, Oct 18, 2017 at 5:39 AM, Weissman, Jessica R
<[2]WeissmanJR -at- state -dot- gov> wrote:
> Anybody know how screen readers handle those inline graphics?

References

1. mailto:robert -at- lauriston -dot- com
2. mailto:WeissmanJR -at- state -dot- gov
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