Our campus web team has told me our accessibility checker is marking any ScreenSteps articles with tables with an error because the tables do not have an ARIA label. From my best understanding, an ARIA label is like an invisible title for the table that is used by screen readers. A sighted person can visually see a table and understand it from context, but a person with a visual impairment needs the ARIA label to give them that context (e.g., Supported Operating Systems By Device Type).
I'm attaching a small screenshot my web team sent me to show where the label would appear (essentially right after the table tag opens), but there is more info on the ARIA label at the W3 page on ARIA.
It would be really helpful if we could add an ARIA label like we do alt text tags in the editor. In the editor, it kind of looks the same way the images do when they don't have an alt tag (see attached image below): there is a blank space next to the table icon. If the ARIA label appeared there when we added it (the way it does with the alt tags for images), it would be really easy to make sure we've added them before publishing an article.
If I can provide more info or test anything out, please let me know. Thanks!
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