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(Inactive) Web Best Practices: Teleconference Details

Teleconference details

Agenda

Open Action item
  • Check on data table examples
  • Send nested list navigation bar example to the list

Calendar Example
  • Month View of an Events Calendar with CSS off-screen positioning "http://www.library.illinois.edu/systems/rslater/cal/month.html":http://www.library.illinois.edu/systems/rslater/cal/month.html
  • Month view of an Events Calendar without CSS off-screen positioning "http://www.library.illinois.edu/systems/rslater/cal/month2.html":http://www.library.illinois.edu/systems/rslater/cal/month2.html

Data Table Header Rules
  • Questions regarding the use of the summary attribute
  • Questions on the need for at least one TH element in every role

Warning related to navigation menu and nested lists (heading)
  • Melissa was looking into an example

Minutes

Calendar Example
  • Discussion postponed to a future call when Robert can be present

Data Table Header Rules
  • Questions regarding the use of the summary attribute
  • The intent of the rules is to require a summary attribute on data tables but prohibit summary attributes on layout tables.
  • To clarify, we suggested the following wording change on
http://html.cita.illinois.edu/style/layout


the table is being used for layout.”
headers. (To align with Section 508 and encourage developers to use logical table designs.)
example you saw?)

Warning related to navigation menu and nested lists (heading)
  • The example (http://accountability.illinois.gov) was getting an error only with the Firefox Accessibility Extension, not FAE. (Jon, what do we need to do to address this inconsistency?)