HTML Checking for Large Sites

Rocket Validator integrates the W3C Validator HTML checker into an automated web crawler.

The only accepted value for the aria-required property is true.

The aria-required attribute indicates that user input is required on the element before a form may be submitted.

When a semantic HTML <input>, <select>, or <textarea> must have a value, it should have the required attribute applied to it. When form controls are created using non-semantic elements, such as a <div> with a role of checkbox, the aria-required attribute should be included, with a value of true, to indicate to assistive technologies that user input is required on the element for the form to be submittable.

Example:

<div id="email_label">Email Address *</div>
<div
  role="textbox"
  contenteditable
  aria-labelledby="email_label"
  aria-required="true"
  id="email"></div>

Learn more:

Related W3C validator issues