December 15th, 2016
Digital Publishing WAI-ARIA Module 1.0 has been published as a Candidate Recommendation and is now undergoing implementation finalization and testing. DPub-ARIA defines a WAI-ARIA module encompassing an ontology of roles, states and properties specific to the digital publishing industry. This allows an author to convey user interface behaviors and structural information to assistive technologies and to enable semantic navigation, styling and interactive features used by readers. More information about this publication is available in the blog DPUB-ARIA 1.0 is Released as a Candidate Recommendation. The draft implementation report shows the progress of testing. Please send implementation information or comments by 27 January 2017. Read about the Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI).