ARIA Authoring Practices (APG) Task Force
of the ARIA WG

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Meetings and Communication

The APG Task Force conducts its work using a variety of synchronous and asynchronous tools.

These tools are used by participants of the Task Force. For ways non-participants can contribute, see how to contribute to the Working Group and file comments.


Teleconferences are held some Mondays from 13:00 to 14:30 Boston time. Teleconference information is available for task force participants.

Mailing Lists

The APG Task Force uses the mailing list (mailing list archives) for email discussion. Participants are automatically added to the mailing list when they become a participant of the Task Force.

Discussions of the task force prior to September 2017 are archived on the public-aria mailing list.

Current Work

The scope wiki page describes the task force goals. All work items are defined in the issues list, each of which is scheduled into one of the milestones. Issues are topically organized into projects list.


The APG Task Force is primarily developing WAI-ARIA Authoring Practices 1.1 (WAI-ARIA Authoring Practices 1.1 Editors' Draft). See also the APG Task Force GitHub repository.

How to Comment, Contribute, and Participate

To join the APG Task Force, individuals must be participants of the ARIA WG. Participants are expected to actively contribute to the work of the Task Force. If you are interested in participating in the APG Task Force, please send e-mail to: Matt King, James Nurthen and include a little bit about what you’re interested in and how you think that you may be able to contribute to the Task Force. Then follow the ARIA Working Group participation procedures to join the Working Group, and once you have joined ask Michael Cooper to add you to the task force.

To contribute without joining the task force, see the ARIA Working Group contribute page for general instructions. To contribute to documents under development, see how to contribute to the source repository directly.

Current participants in the APG Task Force.

Administrative Information

The APG Task Force is a Task Force of the Accessible Rich Internet (ARIA) Working Group. It assists this Working Group to to develop WAI-ARIA Authoring Practices and keep it in sync with WAI-ARIA.

Facilitator and Contacts

Work Statement

The APG Task Force Work Statement defines the initial objective, scope, approach, and participation of the Task Force.