[uf-discuss] Use of <abbr> (also <object>) and Accessibility

Stephen Paul Weber singpolyma at gmail.com
Mon Sep 25 05:43:37 PDT 2006

> In current Safari, <object data="20050125">January 25</object> works
> just fine as expected.

Yes, but <abbr> just makes more sense

1) because it's a better match to what the XHTML actually means
2) because abbr data is visible to users without viewing the code,
<object> is not (usually)

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