Priority 3

Table of contents Specify the expansion of each abbreviation or acronym in a document where it first occurs. Identify the primary natural language of a document. Create a logical tab order through links, form controls, and objects. Provide keyboard shortcuts to important links (including those in client-side image maps), form controls, and groups of form controls. Until user agents (including assistive technologies) render adjacent links distinctly, include non-link, printable characters (surrounded by spaces) between adjacent links. Provide information so that users may receive documents according to their preferences (e.g., language, content type, etc.) Provide navigation bars to highlight and give access to the navigation mechanism. Group related links, identify the group (for user agents), and, until user agents do so, provide a way to bypass the group If search functions are provided, enable different types of searches for different skill levels and preferences. Place distinguishing information at the beginning of headings, paragraphs, lists, etc. Provide a means to skip over multi-line ASCII art. Supplement text with graphic or auditory presentations where they will facilitate comprehension of the page Create a style of presentation that is consistent across pages

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