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Re: Question re self-referencing links

From: Marc Haunschild <mh@zadi.de>
Date: Wed, 14 Mar 2012 10:15:05 +0100
Message-ID: <4F606199.9060006@zadi.de>
To: w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
Hi Priti and Russ,

Am 14.03.2012 09:54, schrieb Priti:
> No it won't be an error as far as WCAG 2.0 compliance is concerned.
> You got it right it would create confusion in the minds of users with
> cognitive impairments.
Also unexperienced users might wonder, whether the link, that obviously 
does nothing, is broken or not.

Not to link an entry in the menu at least can help you to make clear to 
the user, where he is. That is WCAG 2.0-relevant:*

*Location***: *Understanding SC 2.4.8: 
http://www.w3.org/TR/UNDERSTANDING-WCAG20/navigation-mechanisms-location.html

Gentle enough? ;-)

Marc
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