Rule HEAD-7
The text content of headings should be concise (less than 65 characters).

Description

Best Practice Type: Pass/Warning

The text content of headings should be concise (less than 65 characters).

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. Desirable 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. Desirable Violation
WCAG 2.0 2.4.6 Headings and Labels Desirable Violation

Examples

Evaluation Techniues

Testsuite Tests