Join James Williamson for an in-depth discussion in this video Using WAI-ARIA roles, part of HTML Essential Training.
…WAI-ARIA stands for…Web Accessibility Initiative Accessible Rich Internet Applications.…It's a bit of a mouthful, but it's the umbrella name for this…specification that's centered on creating accessible sites and applications.…As I'm sure you can understand, it's more commonly referred to as ARIA.…Now, this specification which you are looking at here, contains many…recommendations for implementing greater accessibility on sites and applications.…One of the most important and noteworthy recommendations is what we're going to…look at in this exercise, and that would be the landmark role attribute.…So, if I scroll down through the table of contents,…I can see that we have a link right here for landmark roles.…
I'm going to click on that, and jump to that section of the content.…Now, the roles attribute has been around for a long time, and…there are different categories of roles.…In this case we're looking at the landmark roles, and…you can see that we have application, banner, complimentary, content, info,…
- Why is HTML important?
- Exploring an HTML document
- Formatting content
- Displaying images
- Using nav, article, and div elements
- Linking to pages and downloadable content
- Creating lists
- Controlling styling (fonts, colors, and more)
- Writing basic scripts
Skill Level Beginner
1. Introducing HTML
2. Basic Page Structure
3. Formatting Page Content
4. Structuring Content
5. Creating Links
6. Creating Lists
7. Controlling Styling
8. Basic Scripting
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