[whatwg] Dynamic content accessibility in HTML today

Anne van Kesteren fora at annevankesteren.nl
Mon Aug 14 16:03:10 PDT 2006

On Mon, 14 Aug 2006 11:09:53 -0700, Aaron Leventhal <aaronlev at moonset.net>  
> I'm suggesting something else, more like:
> 1) Use the role and state documents that will be public drafts soon, to  
> find gaps in your set of elements. If those semantics aren't available  
> in your set of fully functional elements then it's worth thinking about.  
> By all means provide authors with something easier that they'll want to  
> use -- that is certainly better.

I very much agree. There's has been quite some research into the role=""  
values I suppose and that is certainly something the WHATWG should be  
looking at, as you say, to identify gaps and looking at what accessibility  
"tools" need.

Anne van Kesteren

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