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Re: maincontent element

From: Jirka Kosek <jirka@kosek.cz>
Date: Tue, 11 Sep 2012 11:17:27 +0200
Message-ID: <504F01A7.4010304@kosek.cz>
To: Silvia Pfeiffer <silviapfeiffer1@gmail.com>
CC: Cameron Jones <cmhjones@gmail.com>, Steve Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>, HTMLWG WG <public-html@w3.org>
On 11.9.2012 10:46, Silvia Pfeiffer wrote:

> Providing ARIA roles is explicit accessibility markup, while
> <article>, <menu> etc provide implicit accessibility markup. The
> latter does not require people to think about accessibility when they
> are developing their pages and the Website becomes "automatically"
> accessible. Instead of having to teach everyone ARIA roles, which is a
> non-goal for me.

That's true. On the other shouldn't be everything inside <body> except
<footer>, <header>, <menu> and <aside> aside considered as a "maincontent"?

				Jirka

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