Tip #5: Use ARIA, especially landmarks
Landmark roles are already well supported by screen readers: ARIA landmark role support tests
- role=“complementary” (e.g., sidebar)
- role=“contentinfo” (e.g., footer)
- role=“application” (use with discretion)
Copyright © 2006 - 2013 by University of Washington.
Permission is granted to copy these materials for educational,
noncommercial purposes provided the source is acknowledged. The AccessComputing Knowledge Base is funded by the National Science
Foundation (CISE BPC award #CNS-0540615, CNS-0837508, and CNS-1042260 ).
Any questions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of the federal government. We support the University of Washington's online privacy statement and its terms and conditions of use.