Rule: Target focus should be in content window

Rule ID Link 3
Conformance Required
Definition The target of a link should result in focus in the content the window if the target results in more than one window opening.
  • User's can become disoriented if the focus causes unpredictable actions, including new URLs and popup windows for advertisements or promotions.
Conformance Required
WCAG Success Criteria

Success Criterion 3.2.1 On Focus

Rule Category Links
Rule Scope Element
  • Do not link to URLs that open multiple windows and do not manage the focus to be in the content windoow the user was expecting by following the link.
Information Links