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Re: Context of the main element

From: Cameron Jones <cmhjones@gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 31 Jan 2013 18:08:37 +0000
Message-ID: <CALGrgev4xGB-GKFhs+NXkc06FWCRTj88bb2AW3z0uQnmTSg77Q@mail.gmail.com>
To: "HTML WG (public-html@w3.org)" <public-html@w3.org>
It should probably also be noted that by recommending authors to markup
"main" content using a potentially ambiguous and indeterminate element
instead of a distinct role="main" attribute, this element could harm web
accessibility through the effective obsoletion of deterministic

I believe that web accessibility should have one clear voice - you should
explicitly use ARIA for accessibility markup.

Cameron Jones
Received on Thursday, 31 January 2013 18:09:04 UTC

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