FRONT PAGE.

OR

TABLE OF CONTENTS.

OR

SCRIPTS MENU.

SEND A MESSAGE.

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UPDATE: THIS FILE LAST EDITED 8-2014

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NOTE: THIS INFORMATION IS NOT INTENDED AS AN ENDORSEMENT OR RECOMMENDATION, AND IS PRESENTED SIMPLY AS A CONVENIENCE TO THE READER. BECAUSE OF THE CHANGING AVAILABILITY OF PRODUCTS AND SERVICES, THE COMPLETENESS OF THIS LISTING IS NOT GUARANTEED.

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32. HEADINGS FINDER

PROPER TOPIC HEADINGS PROVIDE IMPORTANT WEBSITE VISITOR DIRECTION BY TARGETING VALUABLE CONTENT AND AVOIDING UNWANTED SUBJECTS.

PLUS, ACCESSIBLE FORMATING MEANS EFFICIENT ACCOMMODATION OF LOW VISION AND NO VISION CONSUMERS.

WHEN USING A SCREEN READER, DECREASING EXCESSIVE SCROLLING BY MOVING BETWEEN HEADINGS IS ALSO POPULAR FOR ORIENTATION AND EXPLORATION OF EACH WEBPAGE LAYOUT.

HOWEVER, BEING ABLE TO QUICKLY AND EASILY JUMP DIRECTLY TO THE LINKED CONTENT YOU WANTED IS REALLY MOST CRITICAL.

1. FIRST SELECT SCREEN READER PREFERENCE TO MOVE THE CURSOR FOCUS TO IT WHEN LOADING A NEW WEBPAGE

2. THEN USE THE SCREEN READING COMMAND KEYS FOR NEXT HEADING

- VoiceOver = PRESS CONTROL-OPTION-COMMAND-H
- JAWS = PRESS H
- WINDOW-EYES = PRESS H
- NVDA = PRESS H

• NAVIGATION WORKAROUND

IF A SCREEN READER APPLICATION CAN GENERATE A DIALOG-BOX LISTING THE VARIOUS ELEMENTS ON A WEBPAGE, SELECTING THE HEADINGS MENU MAY ASSIST WITH THIS ACCESS ISSUE, PLUS, THE SECTION TITLES MAY BE NOTED FOR THEIR HEADING LEVELS.

• INFORMATION HEADLINES

1. WEBPAGE SEARCHING VIA HEADINGS
- IMPORTANCE OF HTML HEADINGS FOR ACCESSIBILITY
- YOU-TUBE 9 MINUTE VIDEO
- NARRATOR: AARON CANNON

2. WEBPAGE ORGANIZATION VIA HEADINGS

- WEB CONTENT ACCESSIBILITY GUIDELINES 2.0
- SECTION 2.4.6: HEADINGS AND LABELS
- SOURCE: WEB ACCESSIBILITY INITIATIVE

3. GOOGLE SEARCH TOOL VIA HEADING

- AFTER SEARCH TERM IS ENTERED USE SCREEN READER NEXT HEADING COMMAND
- THIS MOVES THE FOCUS TO THE GOOGLE HEADING - SEARCH RESULTS

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