RE: [WSG] AAA Accessibility and validation

2010-01-13 Thread Chabot, Elliot
The requirement for validation in WCAG 1.0 is contained in checkpoint 3.2, http://www.w3.org/TR/WCAG10/wai-pageauth.html#tech-identify-grammar. Incidentally, checkpoint 3.2 is a requirement for Double-A conformance in WCAG 1.0. Elliot Chabot Web Solutions Branch House Information Resources

RE: [WSG] Deprecated start for lists confirmation

2009-11-10 Thread Chabot, Elliot
The start attribute for lists was deprecated by ยง 10.2 of the HTML 4.01 specification - http://www.w3.org/TR/1999/REC-html401-19991224/struct/lists.html#adef-start. Elliot From: li...@webstandardsgroup.org [mailto:li...@webstandardsgroup.org] On Behalf Of

RE: [WSG] Looking for Images

2009-11-10 Thread Chabot, Elliot
You also may want to look at the Veterans History Project of the Library of Congress at http://www.loc.gov/vets/. Elliot -Original Message- From: li...@webstandardsgroup.org [mailto:li...@webstandardsgroup.org] On Behalf Of J.S. Ferguson Sent: Monday, November 09, 2009 10:24 PM

RE: [WSG] new site review

2009-09-29 Thread Chabot, Elliot
A good validator for color contrast is the Contrast Analyser at http://www.paciellogroup.com/resources/contrast-analyser.html - which validates against the luminosity standards set out in Guidelines 1.4.3 and 1.4.6 of the W3C's WCAG 2.0 standard. Elliot -Original Message- From:

RE: [WSG] The head of the document

2009-07-23 Thread Chabot, Elliot
At the web shop for the U.S. House of Representatives, we recommend that our offices use Dublin Core and a number of other meta tags. The specific tags that we recommend are set out at http://cao.house.gov/web-standards/best-practices.pdf#page=186. Elliot

RE: [WSG] JavaScript Language Clarifying within HTML

2009-07-14 Thread Chabot, Elliot
Section 18.2.1 of the W3C HTML 4.01 Specification http://www.w3.org/TR/html4/interact/scripts.html also provides that the type attribute should be used to perform the function previously carried out by the script element's language attribute. Elliot