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Sharethis a11y Functionality jQuery
jQuery(document).ready(function($) {
setTimeout(function(){
//--------------------------
// SHARETHIS a11y
//--------------------------
// Loop through an array of data-network names
['facebook', 'twitter', 'pinterest'].forEach(function( platform ) {
// Adds a11y to sharing icons
$('.st-btn[data-network="' + platform + '"').attr({
'title' : 'social ' + platform.charAt(0).toUpperCase() + platform.slice(1) + '',
'aria-label' : 'Open ' + platform + ' sharing modal',
'tabindex' : '0',
'role' : 'content-info',
});
// Adds enter key functionality to work like a click
$('.st-btn[data-network="' + platform + '"').keypress( function( e ) {
if ( e.which && e.which == 13 ) { // 13 is character code for enter
// event.preventDefault();
$(this).click();
}
});
});
// // Checks to see if container is empty because of browser social blocking
if ($('.sharethis-inline-share-buttons').is(':empty')) {
$('.share').addClass('no-social');
$('.sharethis-inline-share-buttons').append('<div class="no-social">Your browser may be blocking social sharing.</div>');
}
}, 100);
}
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@dustinleer dustinleer commented May 10, 2019

This adds tabindex to add focus on tab selection and enter key functionality so it mimics a mouse click to trigger to popup window.

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@dustinleer dustinleer commented May 14, 2019

Thanks to @zachfedor for the assist on streamlining this!

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