We aim for Level AA conformance with the
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.1
We use the following tools to continually audit the framework:
A checklist that can be filtered by A / AA / AAA level, with a short description and links to the related "Understanding" and "How to Meet" articles that accompany each criterion.
WAI-ARIA Authoring Practices 1.1
WAI-ARIA A guide for understanding how to use WAI-ARIA 1.1 to create an accessible Rich Internet Application. It provides guidance on the appropriate application of WAI-ARIA, describes recommended WAI-ARIA usage patterns, and explains concepts behind them.
The scope of the WCAG spec can be overwhelming. We find the following checklist a good starting point if you're new to accessibility:
*Adapted from Accessibility Guidelines checklist and Web Accessibility Checklist
The volume of information on the WCAG 2.0 website can be disorienting.
We keep the following links handy for quick reference:
The web is abundant in tools that help to create and test for accessible sites. We find the following particularly useful: