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WAI-ARIA roles in a screen layout

Suggest edit Updated on December 13, 2021
Applicable to Theme UI-Kit applications

Screen layouts include WAI-ARIA roles by default. The table below details the area of the screen layout and the corresponding auto-generated HTML tag and the WAI-ARIA role assigned to that area by default.

Area positionAuto-generated tagWAI-ARIA role
Header<header>banner
Center<main>main
Left panel<aside>navigation
Right panel<aside>complementary
Footer<footer>contentinfo
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