Wednesday, September 16, 2020

WCAG 2.2 Draft Additional Success Criteria & Upates

 Among other updates, nine new Success Criteria items have been added to the WCAG 2.2 Draft. A blog post by the Bureau of Internet Accessibility summarizes the changes. These new Success Criteria involve a variety of topics including Accessible Authentication, Dragging, Findable Help, Fixed Reference Points, Focus Appearance (Minimum), Focus Appearance (Enhanced), Hidden Controls, Pointer Target Spacing, and . Redundant Entry. An update to be aware of is the change from Level AA to Level A for Success Criteria 2.4.7 Focus Visible, which requires a visible indicator upon keyboard focus.