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RE: Recursive Links in menu bars - continued

From: Jan Eric Hellbusch <hellbusch@2bweb.de>
Date: Tue, 18 Sep 2012 10:36:33 +0200
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Benjamin,

> Assuming you mean markup like:
> 
>     <nav>
>       <a href="there.html">There</a>
>       <strong title="current page">Here</strong>
>       <a href="somewhere.html">Somewhere</a>
>     </nav>
> 
> Adding text to the deactivated menu item as a @title might actually reduce
> accessibility a little. The tooltip is likely to clutter up visual interactivity while
> being unlikely to be presented by screenreaders in the normal flow.

Actually we would be using hidden text off the viewport.
 
> Otherwise I think that's neither "broken" nor "semantically defective".

Thanks.

Jan
Received on Tuesday, 18 September 2012 08:37:04 UTC

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