Version 1.4.18 Accessibility Hot Fix Released

1.4.18 Released 8/29/2019

We have updated the CAWeb Publishing theme to version 1.4.18. The CAWeb Publishing Service team has completed these updates during our published Preventative Maintenance window, 9:00 PM to 11:00 PM. The features being provided are listed below. If you have any questions or concerns contact us at

For this release we are on Divi version 3.27.3

Accessibility and State Template Fixes

  1. Removed the Alt attribute for the Fav Icon thus eliminating an HTML error. 
  2. Added the Aria-atomic= “true” to resolve the warning message on the error container.
  3. Resolved the color contrast for mobile menus.
  4. Resolved the screen reader issues tied to mobile menus.  
  5. Fixed the positioning of the Mobile menu in relationship to the search icon.
  6. Fixed the MailTo social icon error “spaces not allowed”.
  7. Removed  the <header role=”banner”> tag to eliminate an HTML error.
  8. Changes made to make Google’s Recaptcha compliant.
  9. Resolved the focus issues for the tabs created using the Tabby Responsive Tabs plugin.
  10. Resolved the color contrast issues for tabs created using the Tabby Responsive Tabs plugin.

CAWeb Feature Fixes

  1. We resolved the issue with custom icons not being displayed correctly.  This issue was reported by CCHCS.
  2. Fixed the alignment of the More buttons that are part of post lists.  
  3. We fixed the Parallax display for background images.