Working examples

This is not a Government of Canada website

The purpose of this website is to provide a working example of the WET-BOEW-Moodle theme created by TNG Consulting Inc. together with the Government of Canada. Demo courses are only available in English however multi-language courses are supported.

Footnotes

Style guide information

Purpose

The purpose of the Footnotes plugin is to implement a consistent, accessible way of handling footnotes across Government of Canada web sites. The main concept behind this solution is to place footnotes in a definition list, within a dedicated section. An example of this can be found in the Footnotes section. Supporting CSS is used to lay out the footnotes and hide navigational aidsFootnote 1.

Benefits

  • Conforms to WCAG 2.0 AAFootnote 2
  • Progressive enhancement approach
  • Support for Firefox, Opera, Safari, Chrome, and IE 7+Footnote 2
  • Support for English and French
  • Configurable layout and designFootnote 2 Footnote 3

Recommended usage

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