, Nick Fitzsimons <nick@...> wrote:
> On 10 May 2007, at 02:41:19, hm_paul wrote:
> > Is there any way to prevent the outline that appears when clicking a
> > YUI button in Firefox? Take a look at the examples to see what I
> > mean. There is a dotted outline around the text.
> > http://developer.yahoo.com/yui/examples/button/example01.html
> > It is sort of annoying and doesn't look professional if using the
> > button to replace standard buttons.
> As it's there for accessibility reasons and to assist those who
> navigate using the keyboard or assistive technologies such as blowing
> in a tube, rather than a mouse (or other pointing device), I would
> argue that it is unprofessional to _remove_ it.
> For those who insist that their aesthetic sense triumphs over
> usability and accessibility, you can use the :focus CSS pseudo-class:
> to reset the outline property:
> but please don't.
> Nick Fitzsimons
Accessibility is not as important right now. No one is looking at
anything I do except me, and I dislike the link outlines. Normal
buttons don't have this, so it makes it a poor replacement. Thanks
for the feedback and the links, Nick.