Television ads are designed with the greatest possible recognition in mind. Thus they come with Descriptive Video Service for visually impaired clients, text for hearing impaired viewers, are viewable on virtually any size & resolution screen - including black and white - and sometimes even have a separate audio channel in another language. All within the defined technical standards. When will the same attention to detail be applied to Web design?
Elements of quality Web design include size, content, layout & navigation. All of these pieces are also intimately interlinked. The best content will be ignored by both users and search engines if it can't be easily accessed, either by poor layout, excessive download times, or obscure navigation.
Some further & more detailed issues of actual coding are:
A final note: for a truly universal design, it is essential to check the final product on both a Mac & a Windows platform, with & without graphics enabled, on small & large monitors, and with a text-only browser such as Lynx. This may seem like too many permutations, but the viewer is always right!
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