Re: Why is it ...

by "Frank Boumphrey" <bckman(at)>

 Date:  Sun, 24 Sep 2000 00:44:23 -0400
 To:  "John Murray" <jmnc(at)>,
 References:  opalintel
  todo: View Thread, Original
>MYTH #2: Accessible web authoring is expensive and time-consuming

Or to put it another way, it is just as easy to write good code as bad code.


----- Original Message -----
From: "John Murray" <jmnc(at)>
To: <hwg-techniques(at)>
Sent: Saturday, September 23, 2000 10:58 PM
Subject: Why is it ...

> Why is it that the paragraph you write about the importance of
> is always the paragraph you don't find mistakes in when you proof read it?
> [haha]
> <snip ->
> MYTH #2: Accessible web authoring is expensive and time-consuming.
> In short, this person's argument boiled down to "if I create an HTML page
> that is not interoperable, not platform-independent, not accessible -- I
> do it less time than a correctly done web page." Well, duh; if I'm writing
> book and I don't bother with trivialities such as grammar, spell-checking,
> or proofreading, I could probably get it done quicker too.
> </snip>

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