search landmark must only contain
search landmark identifies a form on the page used to search for content across the entire website.
search landmarks containing more than one search option and where each option can be represented as its own section, use
region landmarks to identify these sections.
- Ensuring that the landmark structure of a page is not overly complex enables users of assistive technologies to more easily find and navigate to the desired content.
||No for HTML4 Legacy Techniques ruleset mapping
|WCAG 2.0 Success Criteria
1.3.1 Info and Relationships (Level A, Primary Success Criterion)
- Website search options should be top-level
search landmarks (e.g. not contained in other landmarks).
- Include a
role="search" attribute on an element that contains all of the search form controls.