Test Case xhtml1_wcag2_20050630_2.2_l2_sc1_004: Highlighting important information without blinking

Formal Metadata

Formal Metadata
TitleHighlighting important information without blinking
DescriptionA document with "normal" content and a paragraph with important information that does not blink.
CreatorBenToWeb (Christophe.Strobbe@…)
RightsCopyright BenToWeb 2004-2007

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)

Cascading Style Sheets, level 2

Cascading Style Sheets, level 2

Test Data


This test case is intended to pass because there is no blinking content.

Test Modes

Accessibility expert.

Test Files

Test file.


xhtml1_wcag2_20050630_2.2_l2_sc1_004 (XML).


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

Primary Rules

The test case passes the following success criterion: http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20050630/#time-limits-blink.

Functional Outcome

The instructions in the last paragraph do not blink but are emphasized by another technique.