Understanding WCAG SC 1.4.4 Resize Text
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Understanding WCAG SC 1.4.4 Resize Text

Except for captions and images of text, text can be resized without assistive technology up to 200 percent without loss of content or functionality. (Level AA). This success criterion requires that the text – both static and that are part of user interface components that are visible to the users must be resizable (scalable) to…

Understanding WCAG SC 1.4.5 Image of text
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Understanding WCAG SC 1.4.5 Image of text

If the technologies being used can achieve the visual presentation, text is used to convey information rather than images of text except for the following: (Level AA) Customizable: The image of text can be visually customized to the user’s requirements; Essential: A particular presentation of text is essential to the information being conveyed. Note: Logotypes…

Understanding WCAG SC 2.1.1 Keyboard
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Understanding WCAG SC 2.1.1 Keyboard

2.1.1 Keyboard: All functionality of the content is operable through a keyboard interface without requiring specific timings for individual keystrokes, except where the underlying function requires input that depends on the path of the user’s movement and not just the endpoints. (Level A) Note 1: This exception relates to the underlying function, not the input…

Understanding WCAG SC 2.1.2 No Keyboard Trap
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Understanding WCAG SC 2.1.2 No Keyboard Trap

2.1.2 No Keyboard Trap: If keyboard focus can be moved to a component of the page using a keyboard interface, then focus can be moved away from that component using only a keyboard interface, and, if it requires more than unmodified arrow or tab keys or other standard exit methods, the user is advised of…

Screen Readers and Browsers! Which is the Best Combination for Accessibility Testing?

Screen Readers and Browsers! Which is the Best Combination for Accessibility Testing?

Whenever I say that I make web & mobile Apps accessible for the disability groups, the first question some of the educated developers who understand accessibility ask me is, what browsers you test your APP’s on & which screen readers do you use? This is a very interesting question because, there are a wide variety…

Understanding WCAG SC 2.2.1 Timing Adjustable
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Understanding WCAG SC 2.2.1 Timing Adjustable

2.2.1 Timing Adjustable: For each time limit that is set by the content, at least one of the following is true: (Level A) This success criterion requires that generally users & people with disabilities must be provided with enough time limit to complete the tasks. Imagine you are reading a web page or completing a…