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How To Make A Website 508 Compliant

508 Compliant Website Links

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Here are some specific instructions for 508 compliant links on a website:
  • All links in server-side image maps need to be repeated elsewhere in the page in non-graphical format such as a list of links .Links should be distinguished from surrounding text with sufficient color contrast and underlined.
  • Use client-side image maps instead of server-side image maps.
  • All client-side image maps must have appropriate alternative text for each image, as well as each hot spot region.
  • Any image map elements must have their link destination correctly titled.

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