Page Title: Buy Kashmiri Saffron - Kashmiri Kesar
August 26, 2021 05:10

banner landmark: identifies branding content


Severity Action
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Rule ID Landmark 4
Definition Website branding content, typically at the top of a web page, must be identified by using the banner landmark.
  • A banner landmark provides a way to identify organizational or company branding content, usually replicated across all pages and located at the top of each page.
WCAG Success Criteria

2.4.1 Bypass Blocks (Level A, Primary Success Criterion)

Rule Category Landmarks
Scope Website
Target Resources [role="banner"] and top-level header element
  • header
  • The header element defines a banner landmark, except when it is a descendant of any of the following elements: article, aside, main, nav or section.
  • If the header element technique is not being used, a role="banner" attribute on the container element for the branding content can be used to define a banner landmark.
  • In websites that support mashups using iframe or frame elements, a banner landmark is allowed in each frame.
  • If the page is part of a website supporting mashups, use the aria-labelledby or aria-label attribute to differentiate banner landmarks in each frame.
Manual Checks
  • Banners are a convention used on most web sites to convey branding information, and may also be used as a location for advertising information.
  • The banner landmark identifies the banner content on the page.
Informational Links

Element Results

Element Identifier Result Element Position Message

Column Definitions

Element Identifier
Information about the element associated with the result.
The information typically includes the tag name, accessible name or other information related to the rule requirements.
"Page" means that the result applied to the page. For example, the rule "One main landmark on the page" is a page level rule.
Element Position
The element position is based on the DOM order of elements in the page.
The element position maybe useful in helping to locate a specific element on the page evaluated (e.g smaller numbers are typically toward the beginning of a page and larger numbers typically toward the end of a page).
Element position 1 is the first element.
The highest element position is the last element.
Element position values for most rule/page results will not be consecutive since a rule only applies to a sub set of elements found on a page.