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Re: About image sliders

From: Sean Murphy (seanmmur) <seanmmur@cisco.com>
Date: Mon, 30 Nov 2015 08:02:32 +0000
To: "ajaysharma89003@gmail.com" <ajaysharma89003@gmail.com>
CC: "w3c-wai-ig@w3.org" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Message-ID: <B13F103A-67A3-4CDF-B88A-419F501900AA@cisco.com>
Hi

It depends how you have coded the slider. 

Are you using a third party API or your own code. Can you provide some code example?


Sent from my iPhone

> On 30 Nov 2015, at 6:49 PM, "ajaysharma89003@gmail.com" <ajaysharma89003@gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> Hi,
> 
> I have just plunjed into the world of accessibility so please forgive if I sound novice.
> 
> Now problem is that, I am working on a project which is a website that shows a big image slider. The images convey important information both in textual and non textual form, and this slider is inaccessible.
> 
> My question is that is there any standard technique to make it accessible and if is it okay to make it accessible by hiding the entire slider div by aria-hidden and rendering the info in simple text, that is hidden from sighted users through css, without changing the layout of the site?
> 
> Kindly let me know the best thing to do to get it aligned with Level AA.
> 
> Many Thanks,
> Ajay
> 
> 
> 
> 
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