ISSUE-355: Headings in HTML

heading algorithm

Headings in HTML

ARIA HTML 5 Implementation Guide
Raised by:
Michael Cooper
Opened on:
The HTML elements <h1>, <h2>, <h3>, <h4>, <h5>, <h6> should have the implicit ARIA semantics of the "heading" role and a corresponding aria-level equal to the header level. The relationship of the heading role to the HTML outline algorithm needs to be explained. See comment 74
Related Actions Items:
No related actions
Related emails:
No related emails

Related notes:

This issue is completed when Actions 550 and 551 are completed. In the end the QA section shall be removed.

Richard Schwerdtfeger, 30 Nov 2009, 16:10:58

Disregard Rich's note. It was related to Issue 345.

James Craig, 30 Nov 2009, 16:17:19

Closing as obsolete.

Joanmarie Diggs, 11 Apr 2018, 15:14:28

Display change log ATOM feed

James Nurthen <>, Valerie Young <>, Chairs, Daniel Montalvo <>, Staff Contact
Tracker: documentation, (configuration for this group), originally developed by Dean Jackson, is developed and maintained by the Systems Team <>.
$Id: 355.html,v 1.1 2023/05/22 16:31:56 carcone Exp $