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Associate text labels with form controls using the LABEL element

Make sure text labels are associated with their form controls using the LABEL element

Forms are often viewed as the most important components when it comes to interacting with a page. When one throws accessibility in the mix, they are also the ones who provide the greatest challenges to users with disabilities. When a user is unable to determine the purpose of a form control because a text label has not been properly assigned to it, errors can easily ensue. To make forms accessible, authors need to programmatically bind each form control [...]

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