Make web accessible to everyone with Accessibility Testing

Accessibility Testing - Why

Accessibility is not just about helping disabled people. It’s about making the web more inclusive and enabling people around the globe with different abilities to access web content with greater ease. Accessible websites not only yield good SEO reports but also avoid potential lawsuits. Hence, making websites accessible is beneficial in every way!

By making your website accessible, you are ensuring that all of your potential users, including people with disabilities, have a decent user experience and are able to easily access your information.

Outline/Structure of Session

  • Accessibility Testing - What?

  • Understanding the need for Accessibility Testing

  • Overview of accessibility standards

    • Web Content Accessibility Guidelines by W3C with levels A, AA and AAA

    • GSA 508 Standards

  • Know about Accessibility Basics

  • Available Tools in market for Accessibility testing

  • Working demo to manual and automated approaches for accessibility testing

  • Live Demo of automated accessibility tool - The A11y Machine (a11ym)

    • Installation and configuration

    • Accessibility Test Execution

    • Report Generation and Analysis

  • Strategy to implement Accessibility Testing

Learning Outcomes

  • Why and What of Accessiblity Testing
  • Understanding accesibility standards and success criterias
  • Accessiblity Basics Checklist
  • Manual and automated approaches for accessibility testing
  • Kickstart to automated accessiblity tests