[Hpr] Note about accessibility in show notes

Mike Ray mike at raspberryvi.org
Tue Aug 25 04:26:37 PDT 2020


If a site has only the word 'here' linked in multiple links that take
the user to lots of different resources, then navigating those links by
using the keyboard to jump from link to link, the screen reader says
"here, here, here, here, here."

But what is here?

You should make at least a sensible portion of the sentence a link so
the user using a screen reader knows what each link is, without having
to use the arrow keys to read the full sentence.


On 25/08/2020 12:14, Thaj A. Sara wrote:
> So just to clarify for myself, it is preferable for accessibility to make an entire sentence a link instead of individual words?
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Michael A. Ray
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