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Re: Skip to links and Breadcrumbs

From: John Britsios <webmaster@webnauts.net>
Date: Tue, 1 Mar 2005 04:24:04 +0100
Message-ID: <00dd01c51e0e$1f6bc8a0$b9bbfea9@webnautsnet>
To: <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>, "Janet Russeau" <russeau@misd.k12.mi.us>

Sorry I forgot the link:
http://redish.net/content/papers/interactions.html

John

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "John Britsios" <webmaster@webnauts.net>
To: <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>; "Janet Russeau" <russeau@misd.k12.mi.us>
Sent: Tuesday, March 01, 2005 1:25 AM
Subject: Re: Skip to links and Breadcrumbs


>
> Janet,
>
> Sorry for the delay. You might would like to have a look at a tutorial I
> wrote and published about your question on my web site a couple days ago:
> http://www.webnauts.net/skip-navigation.html
>
> I know an issue is missing, which I will add soon, that we better use
"Skip
> to main content" instead of  for example "Skip Navigation" or something
like
> that.
> More about that read here the 10th Guideline.
>
> My kindest regards,
>
> John
>
>
> John S. Britsios
> Accessibility & SEO Consultant,
> Usability Specialist & Trainer
>
> Home: http://www.webnauts.net/
> Accessibility - SEO - Usability Discussion Forums:
> http://www.webnauts.net/phpBB2/
>
>
>
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Janet Russeau" <russeau@misd.k12.mi.us>
> To: <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
> Sent: Monday, February 14, 2005 4:44 PM
> Subject: Skip to links and Breadcrumbs
>
>
> >
> > I have a "skip to main content" link as the first link in my "tabbed"
> > navigation across the top of every page. As part of a site redesign, I
> have
> > been adding a list of "breadcrumb" links below the "tabbed" navigation
and
> > above the heading in the main content section.
> >
> > The question is...where should I put the named anchor tag for the "skip
> > to..." link? Do I put it before my breadcrumb list or before my heading
> > tag? If I put it in my breadcrumb list, do I need to add another "skip
> > to..." link that bypasses the breadcrumb and do I need to change my
"skip
> > to..." link that I placed in my "tabbed" navigation?
> >
> > I want the design of my pages to include mechanisms to aid accessibility
> > without being unnecessarily redundant.
> >
> > The following is a link to a test page of my redesign. Please note that
> > most of the links are to actual pages that I'm in the process of
> redesigning.
> >
> > http://misd.k12.mi.us/portals/sw/bips-fbas.html
> >
> > Any input would be greatly appreciated, and please feel free to email me
> > directly and I will summarize for the list if desired.
> >
> > Thanks,
> > Janet Russeau
> >
> >
>
>
Received on Tuesday, 1 March 2005 03:12:42 GMT

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