Some websites support Access Keys. Access Keys function exactly like hot keys in any application. They are intended as an accessibility aid for vision impaired users to skip directly to relevant content areas on a page. Older browsers do not support AccessKey functions.
Some of the generic numbers for web navigation are:
- Access key 1 - Home page
- Access key 4 - Sitemap
- Access key 7 - Contact us
- Access key 8 – Privacy
- Access key 0 - Accessibility statement
On Internet Explorer users can navigate with the Access Key feature by typing:
- ALT+AccessKey followed by Return.
Using a Mac, you will need to use:
Many websites do not support this standard, but it’s worth a try!