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Why There are Only Two Ways to Make ARIA Widgets Programmatically Focusable for Screen Reader Users

From: Bryan Garaventa <bryan.garaventa@whatsock.com>
Date: Tue, 22 Oct 2013 15:37:00 -0700
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Hello,
I wished to share this here in case it's helpful for those developing interactive ARIA Widgets.

This article addresses the primary reasons why interactive ARIA Widgets are so difficult to program accessibly for both screen reader and keyboard only users equally, and shows the process for ensuring accessibility for both.
https://www.ssbbartgroup.com/blog/2013/10/22/why-there-are-only-two-ways-to-make-aria-widgets-programmatically-focusable-for-screen-reader-users/

Best wishes,
Bryan Garaventa
Received on Tuesday, 22 October 2013 22:37:27 UTC

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