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Last modified 2 months ago

#50921 accepted enhancement

Consider adding title attributes for metabox order buttons

Reported by: ibachal Owned by: joedolson
Milestone: Future Release Priority: normal
Severity: normal Version: 5.5
Component: Posts, Post Types Keywords: has-screenshots tooltips
Focuses: ui, accessibility Cc:

Description

It's obvious but I feel the title attribute for new metabox indicators will be helpful for some users to know what will these indicator buttons do by browser's tooltip.

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Change History (5)

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


3 months ago

#2 follow-up: @joedolson
3 months ago

  • Milestone changed from Awaiting Review to Future Release
  • Owner set to joedolson
  • Status changed from new to accepted

We've largely expunged title attributes from core, due to their lack of accessibility. Adding an accessible tooltip for these controls is a viable option to consider, however.

It will depend on developing a core method to implement accessible tooltips, however, so this ticket isn't fixable until there are accessible tooltips in core.

#3 in reply to: ↑ 2 @SergeyBiryukov
3 months ago

Related: #24766, #51006.

#4 @afercia
2 months ago

  • Keywords tooltips added
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