HelloA11Y Presents GAAD 2021

HelloA11Y Presents GAAD 2021

Hey everyone! Global Accessibility Awareness Day is just around the corner and so is our event. It’s scheduled for May 20th 2021 between 5:30 PM-10:00 PM IST and we’ve got something for everyone! If you are a developer, designer, project manager or just want to get started on accessibility, we got you covered. Our schedule…

WCAG Checklist – a free and simple guide to WCAG 2.1

WCAG Checklist – a free and simple guide to WCAG 2.1

This is an ultimate WCAG 2.1 Checklist, during last few years we provided the simplified explanation of web content accessibility guidelines & we decided to put this accessibility guidelines checklist so that users can refer to most important points easily.  Principle 1: Perceivable Check-point Summary Points to Ponder Guideline 1.1: Text Alternatives 1.1.1 Non-text content…

A Sneak peek into WCAG 3.0 First Public Draft

A Sneak peek into WCAG 3.0 First Public Draft

Jan 21 2021 was, is and will be a great day as the accessibility community has been celebrating ever since for the only one thing! It’s when the world witnessed the publication of WCAG 3.0 first public draft.Although this is just a beginning of what is to come in the future drafts, there are some…

Understanding SC 4.1.3  Status messages

Understanding SC 4.1.3 Status messages

Success Criterion 4.1.3 Status Messages (Level AA): In content implemented using markup languages, status messages can be programmatically determined through role or properties such that they can be presented to the user by assistive technologies without receiving focus. The modern web pages are so dynamic that many a times the results of user interactions are…

Understanding SC 2.5.4 Motion Actuation

Understanding SC 2.5.4 Motion Actuation

Success Criterion 2.5.4 Motion Actuation (Level A): Functionality that can be operated by device motion or user motion can also be operated by user interface components and responding to the motion can be disabled to prevent accidental actuation, except when: Supported InterfaceThe motion is used to operate functionality through an accessibility supported interface; EssentialThe motion…

Understanding SC 2.5.3 Label in Name

Understanding SC 2.5.3 Label in Name

Success Criterion 2.5.3 Label in Name (Level A): For user interface components with labels that include text or images of text, the name contains the text that is presented visually.A best practice is to have the text of the label at the start of the name. Imagine you are using the voice control feature in…