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Appendix E: Accessibility Support


This appendix is informative, not normative.

E.1. SVG Accessibility Features

This appendix highlights the accessibility features of SVG and accessibility related specifications used to support SVG and the associated W3C Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 [WCAG2] requirements they are designed to support.

[WCAG2] Create content that can be presented in different ways (for example simpler layout) without losing information or structure: Information and Relationships.
[WCAG2] Time Based Media: Provide alternatives for time-based media.
[WCAG2] Keyboard Accessible: Make all functionality available from the keyboard.
[WCAG2] Navigable: Provide ways to help users navigate, find content, and determine where they are.
[WCAG2] Readable: Make text content readable and understandable.
[WCAG2] Compatible: Maximize compatibility with current and future user agents, including assistive technologies.
WAI-ARIA Support and text alternatives

E.2. Supporting SVG Accessibility Specifications and Guidelines

This section enumerates the SVG accessibility-related specifications and authoring guidelines.

Related SVG Accessibility Specifications for User Agents
Related Specifications for Content Authors
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