Hiding skip navigation links


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Hiding skip navigation links

>> If you can it is best to leave your skip NAV links visible. Remember that sighed keyboard users rely on them as well and hidden skip NAV link does them little good because although it will be the first thing that they tab to they will not know that they tabbed to anything because the link will be invisible. However I know that some clients may refuse to let you put a visible skip NAV link at the top of there site or you may be working on accessibility features to an existing page and don't have a good place to put the skip NAV link that fits with your existing design.

Hiding the link or links is one way you can improve the accessibility at least part way and not disturb the design. If you are following along with the exercise files, open visitors.html in Dreamweaver, its located in the 0505 folder of the chapter five exercise files. We can use the same off left positioning technique that we are currently using on the main navigation, section navigation and footer headers. To pull t...

Hiding skip navigation links
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Hiding skip navigation links provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Zoe Gillenwater as part of the Web Accessibility Principles

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