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Opened 5 years ago

Closed 5 years ago

Last modified 5 years ago

#32736 closed defect (bug) (fixed)

Text Widget form missing label

Reported by: afercia Owned by: wonderboymusic
Milestone: 4.3 Priority: normal
Severity: normal Version: 4.2
Component: Widgets Keywords: has-patch ui-feedback
Focuses: ui, accessibility Cc:


The form used to enter Title and Content in a Text widget misses a label for the Content textarea. This affects the Customizer too.

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32736.patch (1.3 KB) - added by afercia 5 years ago.

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Change History (4)

5 years ago

#1 @afercia
5 years ago

  • Keywords has-patch ui-feedback added
  • Milestone changed from Awaiting Review to 4.3

In the proposed patch:

  • Add missing label for the Text Widget textarea

The new label can be easily hidden with screen-reader-text if needed. Screenshot before and after:


#2 @wonderboymusic
5 years ago

  • Owner set to wonderboymusic
  • Resolution set to fixed
  • Status changed from new to closed

In 32907:

Add a label to the content field in the Text Widget for screen readers.

Props afercia.
Fixes #32736.

#3 @helen
5 years ago

Looks like the label is visible to everybody, not just screen readers, but I like it this way.

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