[wp-trac] [WordPress Trac] #31326: Edit comment screen: misplaced-missing labels

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#31326: Edit comment screen: misplaced-missing labels
 Reporter:  afercia       |       Owner:
     Type:  defect (bug)  |      Status:  new
 Priority:  normal        |   Milestone:  4.2
Component:  Comments      |     Version:  4.1
 Severity:  normal        |  Resolution:
 Keywords:  has-patch     |     Focuses:  ui, accessibility

Comment (by afercia):

 Replying to [comment:5 rianrietveld]:
 > Jeff de Wit
 > Labels for those fields read out fine in Chrome. The links are a bit
 context-less now though. While I personally understand the connection
 between the Email field and the "send email" link (and similarly, the URL
 field and the "visit site" link), not everyone might while just listening
 to it as they tab through ("Send email to where?"). Maybe include the
 email address in the link (as screen reader text or otherwise)?
 > Not too sure what to do about the visit site link, especially since
 it'll take you to the commenter's website (whatever it is they've filled
 in). It seems redundant to read it out loud again, but maybe refer back to
 the URL field?

 Maybe just remove them? Need feedback from the UI team.

 > Heather Migliorisi (@hmig):
 > The only thing I noticed (out of scope for the ticket), clicking edit
 (for date/time on the right hand side) makes the tabbing order start over
 on the page instead of taking you into the content that was revealed.

 Interesting point and noticed in several parts in the admin, maybe worth a
 general ticket about focus handling?

 > Remark Rian: About the remarks of the markup buttons of the editor,
 this is not part of the patch, but the testers tested it anyway. Labeling
 the buttons properly maybe worth a separate ticket?
 Definitely yes, we could try to add aria-label for each button, see `/wp-

Ticket URL: <https://core.trac.wordpress.org/ticket/31326#comment:7>
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