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RE: headings and which SC?

From: Patrick Lauke <P.H.Lauke@salford.ac.uk>
Date: Mon, 4 Feb 2008 09:03:27 -0000
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> Loretta Guarino Reid

> To satisfy SC 1.3.1, if headings are used on a web page, then they
> must be marked up as headings. However, a page that contains no
> headings can still satisfy this success criterion.
> To satisfy SC 2.4.10, the web page must contain headings to indicate
> the logical organization of the content. And since the web page must
> also satisfy SC 1.3.1, those headings must also be marked up
> appropriately.
> Does this clarify the difference?

It's probably worth considering an additional note in both SCs that cross-references them.

Patrick H. Lauke
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