User interface components and navigation must be operable.
Questions & Answers
Our director wants to have an eagle (our logo) fly across the page on our web site. This is a terrible idea but I'd like to know what WCAG 2.0, section 508, and/or usability principles this violates. Any other arguments against this will also be...
- alt tags
Are there any guidelines or best practices about using a video loop as the background images for banner areas? Should there be a control for the user to stop the video?
When to use the aria-label attribute vs. the aria-labelledby attribute?
- accessibility tree
- accessible name
Under the regulations for public sector bodies, can I link to an external website that isn't accessible itself? What are the WCAG 2.1 AA rules on this?
- external links
I'm working on updating my focus, mouseover (hover) & select (active) states and want to make sure that my new design meets contrast requirements. What are the contrast requirements for these different states?
I would like to add focus states for interactive elements on my website, however I don't want the styling I add to apply when clicking on elements. If I just use :focus in my css I see the styles come through when clicking elements, or...
I was checking to make sure an element on my page has an accessible name in Chrome's Developer Tools and under the Computed Properties section of the Accessibility panel, it says "Accessibility node note exposed. Element not interesting for accessibility." What does that mean?
- accessibility node
- hidden content
Can you help define what a keyboard trap is for me?
- keyboard trap
I was told that my buttons need to be operable by the spacebar. Is that true? Are there any other keys that need to be supported?
- keyboard support
I come across a long of links that look like buttons. Is this OK from an accessibility standpoint?