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Re: [tlug] SVG fonts [was ACID tests...]


On Thu, Jun 2, 2011 at 1:19 AM, Raymond Wan <> wrote:
> Actually, I don't know if anyone else feels this, but I noticed that
> web sites of Japanese organizations tend to create web pages with
> images of text rather than having the text as HTML.  I presume they
> made it with some fancy Adobe (etc.) program and yes, it does look
> nice and colorful.  But if you have my kanji ability and you're trying
> to do a copy + paste it into a dictionary look-up field, it's really
> annoying!  ;-)
> Ray

In some cases, making it harder to copy the text is the purpose.  An
incredibly stupid purpose, since a professional spammer or spoofer
could easily run the text through an OCR.

Sincerely yours,

Jawaad Mahmood

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