Rule HEAD-6
The text content of an subheading element (h2-h6) should not only come from the alt attribute value of img elements.

Description

Best Practice Type: Pass/Warning

The text content of an subheading element (h2-h6) should not only come from the alt attribute value of img elements.

Notes

  • CSS should be used to style the text content of subheading elements instead of images.

Markup

none

Associated Accessibility Guidelines and Standards

Guideline or
Standard
Requirement Priority Test
Type
IITAA 1.4 Use headings to introduce sections and sub-sections, and use them in the correct order. Required Violation
Section 508 1194.22 (o) A method shall be provided that permits users to skip repetitive navigation links. Desirable Violation
WCAG 1.0 3.5 Use header elements to convey document structure and use them according to specification. Required Violation
WCAG 2.0 2.4.6 Headings and Labels Required Violation

Examples

Evaluation Techniues

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