[texworks] TUG front page

Philip TAYLOR (Webmaster, Ret'd) P.Taylor at Rhul.Ac.Uk
Wed Sep 7 00:47:30 CEST 2011

Philip TAYLOR (Webmaster, Ret'd) wrote:

> I have nothing against the incorporation of images /per se/, but
> do please bear in mind that some people (perhaps many people)
> use TeX in preference to a more conventional word processor
> /because/ they are blind or partially sighted.  So if there is
> something that can be conveyed only through an image, this
> will not be helpful to such people.  Do by all means include
> images if you feel they help tell the story, but do also please
> ensure that the blind and partially sighted can learn as much
> about TeXworks as we who are fortunate enough to have normal
> or near-normal vision.

Just by way of corrobation, here is a private follow-up
which I received from someone who monitors this list :

> You're absolutely right, I use LaTeX because it is the de facto accessible medium for mathematical sciences.  I don't touch Ms word or any other wyseewyg editor for reasons you've already stated. 

** Phil.

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