Scrapping drop-down menus for better options


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Scrapping drop-down menus for better options

In the previous movie we introduced a drop-down menu to the site and we also made it accessible. As you can see, we now have a drop-down item that we can access with the mouse and you can access it with your keyboard. If we tab through the items, we can open the drop-down menu and access each of these items. But I also said that I personally don't think that drop-down menus are a good idea and I'll explain to you why. Drop-down menus, though they look pretty, are actually quite inaccessible, even if you have the access of a mouse or a keyboard and the drop-down menu works for keyboard, because you can't see the contents and more importantly drop-down menus tend to lead you to more information about something.

Ideally, if you want to create a drop- down menu, you should really be thinking about doing something else instead, and I'll show you what I mean. This is a website we created for a South Asian wedding company called Sapna in Toronto. They had a very interesting menu de...

Scrapping drop-down menus for better options
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Scrapping drop-down menus for better options 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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