Making accessible block quotes


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Making accessible block quotes

When you read a magazine or newspaper, you will from time to time see offset quotes that are lifted out of the overall context of the page. These are sometimes called pull quotes and they are used to drag the reader's attention toward a particular quote in the text or to emphasize that this is a quote rather than just a regular part of the text. In HTML, we find the same type of elements in the blockquotes tag. When you build a web page, the blockquote element is used to indicate a quotation. It's usually used when you quote something off someone else's website or if you write an article that has a quote in it and you want to pull attention to it.

The blockquote is good for accessibility because it clearly separates a quote from the rest of the text, so that when you read the text, you can clearly either see or hear that this text does not belong in with the rest of the text in terms of who wrote it. And this is really important, because if you want to communicate that this is...

Making accessible block quotes
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Making accessible block quotes provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Morten Rand-Hendriksen as part of the Improving SEO Using Accessibility Techniques

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