How & Where to report accessibility bugs

How & Where to report accessibility bugs

As an Accessibility Evangelist I work with various clients & most of the time it show happens that a particular widget or code that is suggested might not work as expected in a Screen Reader & Browser Combination. There is no guarantee that what works with NVDA+Firefox, JAWS+Chrome & VoiceOver+Safari will work as expected on…

Understanding SC 3.2.4 Consistent Identification

Understanding SC 3.2.4 Consistent Identification

3.2.4 Consistent Identification: Components that have the same functionality within a set of Web pages are identified consistently. (Level AA) The guideline requires that functional components (elements) that appear repeatedly in a set of web pages must have the same name/label. This helps Assistive aid users who heavily rely on these functional elements for quick…

Understanding SC 3.2.3 Consistent Navigation

Understanding SC 3.2.3 Consistent Navigation

3.2.3 Consistent Navigation: Navigational mechanisms that are repeated on multiple Web pages within a set of Web pages occur in the same relative order each time they are repeated, unless a change is initiated by the user. (Level AA) This success criterion requires that the commonly repeated navigation related user interface elements like skip to…

Understanding SC 3.2.2 On Input

Understanding SC 3.2.2 On Input

3.2.2 On Input: Changing the setting of any user interface component does not automatically cause a change of context unless the user has been advised of the behavior before using the component. (Level A) This success criterion conveys that change of context should not occur while user is trying to input data. For example, if…

Understanding SC 3.1.1 Language of Page

Understanding SC 3.1.1 Language of Page

3.1.1 Language of Page: The default human language of each Web page can be programmatically determined. (Level A) This success criterion requires that each web page of a site has its default human language programmatically defined. This, according to the Internationalization best practices plays a critical role in determining the default text-processing language. Apart from…