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StackOverflow answer from 2008 still being used
This is an answer from 2008 that might still be used by young developers! Screen readers, like everything else, have changed immensely since 2008.
Here’s a link to the answer: https://stackoverflow.com/a/266869
Recently updates have happened inside Googlebot, and it crawls the web every day using a Chromium browser starting in May 2019!
When Googlebot fetches a URL from the crawling queue by making an HTTP request, it starts by parsing of the HTML response. This works well for classic websites or server-side rendered pages where the HTML in the HTTP response contains all content.