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#1 gavin_launchpad

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Posted 05 September 2012 - 11:39 AM

Hi here in the UK there are rules regarding accessibility of websites for visually impaired and others. most people ignore them, however, if you are a public service you can't. we need to create at least three (possibly 4) options There will be the normal view - which everyone sees when they arrive. We then need to be able to provide a link on the home page to select one of the other options: high contrast visually impaired print friendly you can see examples of the styles on this site

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- the links are at the bottom of the page or on this site

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the links are the "a" at the top of the page. how can this be achieved with Pagelines & LESS etc? Thanks for the help

#2 catrina

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Posted 05 September 2012 - 02:30 PM

PageLines doesn't provide this function out-of-the-box, but I think this question brings up an important point: WP really needs a default function or at least a good plugin that allows this type of capability! I looked around for possible solutions (plugins and CSS solutions), but couldn't find anything worthy for WP specifically, but I did find CSS stylesheet switching techniques (like this one:

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). You may need to play around with different solutions and tweak them until they work the way you'd like.

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Posted 05 September 2012 - 04:59 PM

Thanks Catrina. I found this plugin

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i'm not sure though like the look of that link you sent me. any more ideas?

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Posted 05 September 2012 - 05:08 PM

There have been several links like the one I provided to you, but I can't say which ones would be most effective. You can also try searching for a CSS stylesheet switcher that doesn't require Javascript.