Test Case xhtml1_wcag2_20050630_1.3_l1_sc1_066: All heading elements should be used only for structuring

Formal Metadata

Formal Metadata
Title All heading elements should be used only for structuring
Description Document containing an h6 for formatting and not for structuring.
CreatorBenToWeb (evlach@…)
RightsCopyright BenToWeb 2004-2007
LanguageEnglish
Date2005-08-30
Statusdraft

Technologies and Features

Technologies are markup languages or data formats. If the technology is a markup language, “features” refers to elements and attributes.

XHTML ™ 1.0 The Extensible HyperText Markup Language (Second Edition)

XHTML ™ 1.0 The Extensible HyperText Markup Language (Second Edition)

Feature: h6 (namespace: http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml) .

Technical specification: The H6 element .

Test Data

Purpose

The test case is intended to fail as the h6 is used for formatting and not for structuring.

Test Modes

Accessibility expert.

Test Files

Test file.

TCDL Data

xhtml1_wcag2_20050630_1.3_l1_sc1_066 (XML).

Rules

“Rules” refer to success criteria in WCAG 2.0, checkpoints in WCAG 1.0 and similar requirements.

Primary Rules

The test case fails the following success criterion at line 9, column 39: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20050630/#content-structure-separation-programmatic.

Functional Outcome

Heading element has not been used for structuring

Technical Comment

h6 element has not been used for structuring