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Re: accessibility issue in infinite scrolling


From: Olaf Drümmer
Date: May 29, 2014 1:57AM

I can't tell you whether that is a good idea in principle, but in case you decide to go for it - don't hide it away via aria, make it some plain text based info somewhere anyone can see and read. Not all people with a disability are blind or screen reader users. Do not disable non-blind people…


On 29 May 2014, at 06:12, Musthafa KP < <EMAIL REMOVED> > wrote:

> Will it be a good experience if I put page indicator "Showing 1 to 10 of 20"
> into a *aria-live *region? So the screen reader will announce as you scroll
> down.