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Scannable content

Can you scan the page without having to pause for long passages? Can you quickly grasp the meaning of a section based on its heading?

Why it’s important: Jerrold has a cognitive disability that makes it difficult for him to read long, uninterrupted passages of text.

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Sharon reads most online content using her mobile device and finds it difficult to navigate long paragraphs.

Steps to take


Headings and titles, 18F Content Guide

WCAG 2.0 references