[whatwg] acronym - Proposal for re-instating

Karl Dubost karld at opera.com
Mon Oct 15 16:40:29 PDT 2012

Le 15 oct. 2012 à 11:40, Willabee Wombat a écrit :
> <acronym> the word is spoken.
> <abbr> the abbreviation is spelt out, letter by letter.
>      - Screen readers may make use of them.

simple definition. 
An issue though, (automatic) translation. for example

    <abbr title="United Nations" 

would have to become in French once translated.

    <acronym title="Organization des Nations Unies" 

Karl Dubost - http://dev.opera.com/
Developer Relations, Opera Software

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