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Opened 6 years ago

Closed 5 years ago

#45093 closed defect (bug) (invalid)

Dashboard links don't always have discernible text

Reported by: vrimill's profile vrimill Owned by:
Milestone: Priority: normal
Severity: normal Version:
Component: Administration Keywords:
Focuses: accessibility Cc:


Links do not always have discernible text (a[rel=”noreferrer”][target=”_blank”]). From the accessibility report:

Element Path
li:nth-child(1) > .content > div > p:nth-child(2) > span > a[rel="noreferrer"][target="_blank"]

<a href="" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer">

  • Element is in tab order and does not have accessible text
  • Element does not have text that is visible to screen readers
  • aria-label attribute does not exist or is empty
  • aria-labelledby attribute does not exist, references elements that do not exist or references elements that are empty
  • Element's default semantics were not overridden with role="presentation"
  • Element's default semantics were not overridden with role="none"

Change History (5)

#1 @mukesh27
6 years ago

  • Focuses accessibility added
  • Keywords needs-screenshots needs-patch dev-feedback added

Hi @vrimill, Welcome to WordPress Trac! Thank you for your ticket. is from StudioPress can you please share screenshot so we can understood.

#2 @SergeyBiryukov
6 years ago

  • Component changed from General to Administration

#3 @afercia
5 years ago

  • Keywords reporter-feedback added; needs-patch dev-feedback removed

Seems a link added by a plugin, @vrimill when you have a chance please share more details.

This ticket was mentioned in Slack in #accessibility by afercia. View the logs.

5 years ago

#5 @afercia
5 years ago

  • Keywords needs-screenshots reporter-feedback removed
  • Milestone Awaiting Review deleted
  • Resolution set to invalid
  • Status changed from new to closed

This seems something added by a plugin. No reporter feedback. Going to close this ticket, please do feel free to reopen if I'm missing something.

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