The h2 element or another heading element must precede ul and ol elements that appear to be navigation bars.
Best Practice Type: Pass/Fail
h2 element or another heading element must precede
ol elements that appear to be navigation bars.
olelements that appear before the last h1 element in a page as a navigation barfor the purpose of evaluation.
olelements whose li elements are all links or mostly links as navigation bars (only one cell can contain a non-link element).
h2element, or other heading element, is considered to precede the navigation bar if they are the last element with text content before the navigation bar.
Associated Accessibility Guidelines and Standards
|IITAA||1.5 Use lists to identify series of related items, including navigation menus.||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||13.4 Use navigation mechanisms in a consistent manner.||Required||Violation|
|WCAG 2.0||2.4.1 Bypass Blocks||Required||Violation|