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Re: Displaying Content based on previous selection

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From: Jim Homme
Date: Sep 28, 2016 6:52AM


Hi,
I think this is sound reasoning.

Jim


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-----Original Message-----
From: WebAIM-Forum [mailto: <EMAIL REMOVED> ] On Behalf Of Birkir R. Gunnarsson
Sent: Tuesday, September 27, 2016 9:13 PM
To: WebAIM Discussion List < <EMAIL REMOVED> >
Subject: Re: [WebAIM] Displaying Content based on previous selection

If the dynamic content appears, in visual and content order, after the radiobutton that is selected to display it, I would not call it a
3.2.2 problem.
If, however, the content appears in content order before the radiobutton that triggered it I would call it under 1.3.2/2.4.3 (not discoverable if it is injected above the user location) If the action of selecting the radiobutton refreshes the page or moves focus away from the radiobutton to elsewhere on the page, I would call it under 3.2.2 I have examples of these scenarios with dropdowns (I can attach or post them somewhere if people are interested).
I actually think only displaying content that is relevant to the user's selection is good usability and reduces confusion and user interaction for everyone as long as the focus is not ripped away and the content is discoverable.



On 9/27/16, JP Jamous < <EMAIL REMOVED> > wrote:
> Nick,
>
> That was exactly my concern. Those 2 SC keep coming up with the UX team.
> They are not strong enough for me to make my case.
>
>
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: WebAIM-Forum [mailto: <EMAIL REMOVED> ] On
> Behalf Of Beranek, Nicholas
> Sent: Tuesday, September 27, 2016 3:32 PM
> To: WebAIM Discussion List < <EMAIL REMOVED> >
> Subject: Re: [WebAIM] Displaying Content based on previous selection
>
> It's always difficult to call out SC 3.2.1 On Focus and SC 3.2.2 On
> Input because "change of context" is not well-defined. Can you argue
> that this behavior creates "content that changes the meaning of the
> Web page"? If so, then call out SC 3.2.1 On Focus.
>
> This behavior is going to be confusing for everyone.
>
> Nick
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: WebAIM-Forum [mailto: <EMAIL REMOVED> ] On
> Behalf Of JP Jamous
> Sent: Tuesday, September 27, 2016 2:10 PM
> To: 'WebAIM Discussion List' < <EMAIL REMOVED> >
> Subject: [WebAIM] Displaying Content based on previous selection
>
> Guys and Gals,
>
>
>
> I am wondering if this violates any of level A or AA of WCAG 2.0, as I
> would fail it for 3.2.2 if it were up to me.
>
>
>
> We have a survey form that the user is redirected to after a chat session.
> Some UX genius asked the developers to ask one question on page load.
> So you only get one question when the page loads without a submit
> button. Only the question and 5 radio buttons.
>
>
>
> Once one of those radio buttons is selected, the rest of the form is
> displayed without a page refresh. The user sees or reads with a SR the
> rest of the questions and submit the form.
>
>
>
> I think this violates Level A SC 3.2.2 Elements do not change on
> focus. In this sense, when a radio button receives the focus, the
> elements on the page appear. What do you guys think?
>
>
>
>
>
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