[Athen] HTML coding question: anchors

glen walker glen.walker at gmail.com
Fri Jul 24 15:15:47 PDT 2020

While I always recommend that links make sense without surrounding context
(WCAG 2.4.9), keep in mind that that's a AAA guideline.

As far as adjacent links, if you want the reference to a best practice, see
https://www.w3.org/TR/2016/NOTE-WCAG20-TECHS-20161007/H2. But again, you
don't have to follow the guidance in that best practice. It's just a

On Fri, Jul 24, 2020 at 4:03 PM Tyler Shepard <tylershepard1991 at gmail.com>

> Hi all.

> Others have spoken about this better than I. Glen is correct you aren't

> breaking WCAG however, this is the closest thing I could find about links.

> It doesn't answer your question but it is important to remember.

> https://www.w3.org/WAI/WCAG21/quickref/#link-purpose-link-only




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