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Training for Testing HTML for 508 Compliance

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Testing for §1194.22 (k): Text Only Alternative

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Text-only alternatives are somewhat unusual and should only be used as a last resort.

If it becomes necessary to provide a text-only page, then a tester should verify that the same content and meaning is conveyed to the user. Any functionality on the main page should also be equivalent and achievable on the text-only version.

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When should text-only alternatives be used?


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