Blog

The state of hidden content support in 2016

Posted on Tuesday, 26 January 2016 by Steve Faulkner
7 comments on: The state of hidden content support in 2016

I have reported previously on support in browsers and screen readers (SR) for aria-hidden and the HTML5 hidden attribute. The last time was 2 years ago, the orginal article published 2 years prior in 2012 still gets lots of page views. As its a subject that developers are interested in, so here is an update.

Simple standalone toggletip widget pattern

Posted on Friday, 15 January 2016 by Steve Faulkner
21 comments on: Simple standalone toggletip widget pattern

Tooltips have always bugged me, apart from regularly mispelling as “TOOTlips” it is a bugger trying to create one that works across browsers with Assistive Technology (AT), in particular screen readers (I have also had a long history in battling the demons of native (title attribute) display in browsers). Then there is the issue of […]