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Re: Where does invisible link text fail WCAG2?


From: Patrick H. Lauke
Date: Jul 20, 2015 10:57AM

On 20/07/2015 17:18, Jared Smith wrote:

> These types of statements always cause me concern. If you can't find a
> WCAG failure would it not be documented as an issue? It's clearly an
> accessibility and usability issue and should be noted as such even if
> it isn't a WCAG failure.

Indeed (also relating to the other thread about tiny clickable
elements). In my reports, I often include an issue, explain that
*nominally* a tested page/site passes the letter of WCAG, but that
nonetheless there are things that should be fixed (same goes for, say,
still including a skip link, despite the use of landmark roles and
proper heading structure, to account for keyboard users without any
special AT).

Patrick H. Lauke

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