Digital Accessibility Resources
Building & maintaining accessible digital assets do not need to be a daunting task
Digital accessibility resource hub will get you started on the accessibility journey. The accessibility resources collection here is categorized.
- Accessibility & Inclusive Design Meet-ups
- Accessibility Blogs
- Accessibility Bookmarklets
- Accessibility Cheat Sheets
- Accessibility Companies
- Accessibility Conferences
- Accessibility Courses
- Accessibility Forums
- Accessibility Jobs
- Accessibility Linters
- Accessibility Newsletters
- Accessibility Statement Generator
- Accessible Date Pickers
- Accessible Media Players
- Accessible Tables
- Accessible UI Components
- ARIA Cheat Sheet
- browser Extensions for Accessibility Testing
- Color Contrast Checkers
- Design Accessibility Tools
- Enterprise Accessibility Tools
- Game Accessibility Resources
- Mobile Accessibility Tools
- Open source Accessibility Tools
- PDF Accessibility Tools
- Reporting Accessibility Bugs
- Screen Readers
- Understanding WCAG guidelines
- Web Accessibility Podcasts
Here are some missing resources that may be of help.
Visual ARIA allows engineers, testers, educators, and students to physically observe ARIA usage within web technologies, including ARIA 1.1 structural, live region, and widget roles, proper nesting and focus management, plus requisite and optional supporting attributes to aid in development.
ARIA Role Matrices:
A quick reference guide for learning the proper usage of ARIA roles and their required child roles and supported states and properties.
Accessibility Tree Training Guide:
A comprehensive guide for learning how the accessibility tree works in the operating system and how ARIA maps into these accessible objects to then interface with assistive technologies from beginning to end.
ARIA Widget Checklist: For Screen Reader Testing:
An ARIA widget testing checklist to validate browser and assistive technology support levels and compatibility.
Important Differences Between ARIA 1.0 and 1.1:
Deprecations & Additions: https://www.ssbbartgroup.com/blog/differences-aria-1-0-1-1-deprecations-additions/
Additions to “role”: https://www.ssbbartgroup.com/blog/differences-aria-1-0-1-1-additions-role/
Changes to role=”combobox”: https://www.ssbbartgroup.com/blog/differences-aria-1-0-1-1-changes-rolecombobox/
Static vs. Interactive Widget Roles – Ensuring Proper Functionality in ARIA: 2017 CSUN Presentation Materials
Important information regarding the categorical differences between specific ARIA roles and the job duties associated with using them safely.
AccDC Technical Style Guide and Accessible Widget Archive:
An archive of reusable provably accessible ARIA widgets that integrate directly into jQuery, Dojo, and MooTools with equal accessibility.
For jQuery: https://github.com/accdc/tsg
For Dojo: https://github.com/accdc/tsg-dojo
For MooTools: https://github.com/accdc/tsg-mootools
They are a lot of resources; I am going to add them in their appropriate categories soon. Thanks for stopping by & sharing the resources.