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Re: ARIA use in HTML other than for accessibility.

From: Steve Faulkner <faulkner.steve@gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 2 May 2015 14:46:55 +0100
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To: "Schnabel, Stefan" <stefan.schnabel@sap.com>
Cc: Janina Sajka <janina@rednote.net>, HTMLWG WG <public-html@w3.org>, HTML Accessibility Task Force <public-html-a11y@w3.org>, "W3C WAI Protocols & Formats" <public-pfwg@w3.org>
On 2 May 2015 at 06:56, Schnabel, Stefan <stefan.schnabel@sap.com> wrote:

> Annother example would be exposing aria-label string content as part of
> User agent UI in cases where that does make sense. Longdesc exposing in
> Firefox already went a similar way.
> I think we had already a discussion about that and other use cases for
> "Visual ARIA" (I don't claim this term). I also bet there are quite a few
> more of them.
> For instance, wouldn't it be fascinating if we can establish a protocol
> for browsers to expose keyboard usage for custom elements (using a
> potential aria-keyhelp string proprty) also for non-blind users?

These theoreticals are not at odds with my view.



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