Test Case sc2.4.2_l2_002: Set of web pages with links to related pages and without a link to a sitemap on each page

Formal Metadata

Formal Metadata
TitleSet of web pages with links to related pages and without a link to a sitemap on each page
DescriptionA set of web pages - the web site of the fictitious online tea seller Tea Heaven - that has a top navigation section at the top of each page. The top navigation section on each page does not contain a link to a sitemap or other additional mechanism that helps users locate content in the site. Each page contains links to related pages in the site.
CreatorBenToWeb (Christophe.Strobbe@…)
RightsCopyright BenToWeb 2005-2007
LanguageEnglish
Date2006-11-22
Statusaccepted QA

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

Technical specification: The A element .

Test Data

Purpose

This test case is intended to fail because there is no link to a sitemap or other additional mechanism (for example a search engine or a table of contents) that helps users locate content in the site.

Test Modes

Accessibility expert.

Test Files

Test file.

TCDL Data

sc2.4.2_l2_002 (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 : http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20060427/guidelines.html#navigation-mechanisms-mult-loc.

The test case fails the following success criterion : http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20060427/guidelines.html#navigation-mechanisms-mult-loc.

The test case fails the following success criterion : http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20060427/guidelines.html#navigation-mechanisms-mult-loc.

The test case fails the following success criterion : http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20060427/guidelines.html#navigation-mechanisms-mult-loc.

The test case fails the following success criterion : http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20060427/guidelines.html#navigation-mechanisms-mult-loc.

The test case fails the following success criterion : http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20060427/guidelines.html#navigation-mechanisms-mult-loc.

The test case fails the following success criterion : http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20060427/guidelines.html#navigation-mechanisms-mult-loc.

The test case fails the following success criterion : http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20060427/guidelines.html#navigation-mechanisms-mult-loc.

The test case fails the following success criterion : http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20060427/guidelines.html#navigation-mechanisms-mult-loc.

The test case fails the following success criterion : http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20060427/guidelines.html#navigation-mechanisms-mult-loc.

The test case fails the following success criterion : http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20060427/guidelines.html#navigation-mechanisms-mult-loc.

The test case fails the following success criterion : http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20060427/guidelines.html#navigation-mechanisms-mult-loc.

The test case fails the following success criterion : http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20060427/guidelines.html#navigation-mechanisms-mult-loc.

The test case fails the following success criterion : http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-20060427/guidelines.html#navigation-mechanisms-mult-loc.

Functional Outcome

Users can only find content in by browsing the site in a normal fashion; there is no site map or search engine to help them.

Technical Comment

This test case maps to technique H125: Providing links to navigate to related Web units (http://www.w3.org/TR/2006/WD-WCAG20-TECHS-20060427/Overview.html#H125).