Web Accessibility Tip of the Month

Web Accessibility - Tip of the MonthOffered as a service from the WebAIM website, Maine CITE provides the following “tip” on how to make your website and digital content more accessible to all people.

Quick Tip: Links vs. Buttons

Links are about navigation. Buttons are about function. When links actually perform in-page functions, they should be changed to button elements to eliminate confusion in the screen reader environment.


The monthly Web Accessibility Tip comes from WebAIM and shared to get a wider audience. For more information about web accessibility, please visit the WebAIM website.

See also information about how you can subscribe to the monthly WebAIM Newsletter which contains lots of great information about web accessibility.

Updated: 12/29/2020