(If you don’t already know what ARIA live regions are, you might want to first check out MDN’s article about aria-live regions, as the following article is specificly about when to use aria-live.)

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It is a common misconception that aria-live should be used directly on all container elements that contain…

Possible alt text for this image: Three people walking off a plank that is tilting over a hole, and one last person is left standing on it…

It is common knowledge that images are required to have an alt attribute. This is one of the primary rules of accessibility for web pages (defined in WCAG 2.1 Principle 1, Success Criterion 1.1.1). Nevertheless, coming up with a good alt text for an img element might be easier said…

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