Understanding SC 2.2.2 Pause, Stop, Hide

Understanding SC 2.2.2 Pause, Stop, Hide

2.2.2 Pause, Stop, Hide: For moving, blinking, scrolling, or auto-updating information, all of the following are true: (Level A) Moving, blinking, scrolling: For any moving, blinking or scrolling information that (1) starts automatically, (2) lasts more than five seconds, and (3) is presented in parallel with other content, there is a mechanism for the user…

Digital Accessibility Newsletters Roundup

Accessibility space is moving fast & keeping on top of it is the key to be successful in this field like many others. While we have many Accessibility Blogs & Accessibility Forums to keep track off it is not easy to follow all these channels of communication every day. One way to keep on top…

Understanding SC 2.3.1 Three Flashes or Below Threshold

Understanding SC 2.3.1 Three Flashes or Below Threshold

2.3.1 Three Flashes or Below Threshold: Web pages do not contain anything that flashes more than three times in any one second period, or the flash is below the general flash and red flash thresholds. (Level A) Note: Since any content that does not meet this success criterion can interfere with a user’s ability to…

Understanding SC 2.4.1 Bypass Blocks

Understanding SC 2.4.1 Bypass Blocks

2.4.1 Bypass Blocks: A mechanism is available to bypass blocks of content that are repeated on multiple Web pages. (Level A) The intent of this success criterion is to provide a skip mechanism that will enable the users skip the repeated content blocks such as navigational menus, advertisements or help the users to jump to…

Understanding SC 2.4.2 Page Titled

Understanding SC 2.4.2 Page Titled

Web pages have titles that describe topic or purpose. (Level A) The intent of this success criteria is to provide clear & descriptive titles to the web pages so that they are understood easily by all users. This success criteria is helpful for visually challenged users, cognitive users, motor disable users & users with short-term…