Module 2: Checkpoint 13—Expandable menus

Conformance: Mandatory


Pop-up or expandable menus must be formed from well-structured HTML.

People using assistive technology must have access to the full set of navigation elements.

Benefits of conformance

  • Increased accessibility.

Risks of non-conformance

  • Decreased usability and customer satisfaction.

Implementation advice

More information

Following the progressive enhancement development methodology outlined in the CUE browser support plan is the most cost-effective way of achieving this level of accessibility.

The CUE template provides implementation advice and assistance for creating menus from well-structured HTML.