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The .gov means it’s official.
Federal government websites often end in .gov or .mil. Before sharing sensitive information, make sure you’re on a federal government site.

Https

The site is secure.
The https:// ensures that you are connecting to the official website and that any information you provide is encrypted and transmitted securely.

iframes

When using iframes, it’s important that all content contained in them is accessible.

Testing

  1. Identify all iframes on a page.
  2. Using the keyboard, navigate to each frame to ensure content is accessible.
  3. Check the title or name attribute of each frame for a description of the content.

Examples

Failure

<iframe src="../iframeform/"></iframe>

This iframe doesn’t have a title or name.

<iframe src="../iframeform/" name='Provide an address form'></iframe>

This name isn’t correct.

Passes

<iframe src="../iframeform/" title='Provide Name Form'></iframe>

Correct title is provided. This would also pass if this information was in a name attribute.