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From: Daniel James (daniel_at_[hidden])
Date: 2005-08-08 15:59:57

Rene Rivera wrote:
> When the same issues came up during the design, many months ago, I went
> trough many, more than 30, variations to try and find that color you are
> searching for now. I ended up with the current design where using color
> for links just gets in the way of readability, regardless of color.
> Hence why it's using underlines, and leaving the text color uniform.
> Unless the link status can be seen from the context as it is on the
> sidebar menus, where everything is a link and therefore don't have
> underlines.

A general accessibility guideline is that you shouldn't rely only on
colour to indicate links, because it'll cause problems for the colour
blind. So this seems the right way to go.


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