Tools for Website Accessibility -

Development and Testing Tools

Starting with Browser Testing Tools (accessibility in the browser)

1. WAVE Web Accessibility Evaluation Tool

The WAVE Chrome and Firefox extensions allow you to evaluate web content for accessibility issues directly within Chrome and Firefox browsers. Because the extension runs entirely within your web browser, no information is sent to the WAVE server. This ensures 100% private and secure accessibility reporting.

Download Link :

https://wave.webaim.org/extension/

Chrome Extension :

https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/wave-evaluation-tool/jbbplnpkjmmeebjpijfedlgcdilocofh

a) Install the extension (by clicking Add to chrome button)

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b) It will look like this after clicking to Add to chrome


PWA’s

  • Progressive enhancement: It works for every user no matter the browser choice of the user.
  • Native-like experience: It provides a mobile-like experience. …
  • Responsiveness: It can match to fit any screen size be it a tablet, mobile, iPad, or desktop. …
  • Offline support: Your app can work offline

Create-React-App —

  1. Set up a React app

Create a new project with create react app with below steps

// If you want your app to work offline and load faster, you can change// unregister() to register() below. Note this comes with some pitfalls.// Learn more about service workers: https://bit.ly/CRA-PWAserviceWorker.unregister();


Accessibility can be viewed as the “ability to access” and benefit from some system or entity. Accessibility refers to the design of products and environments for people with disabilities.

Examples include wheelchairs, entryway ramps, hearing aids, and braille signs.

  1. ADA = compliance refers to the Americans with Disabilities Act Standards for Accessible Design, which states that all electronic and information technology (like websites) must be accessible to people with disabilities. The law that primarily governs accessibility in the U.S. is the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

2. WCAG = Web Content Accessibility Guidelines

WCAG is separated into three conformance levels:


In this tutorial, we’ll be learning how to how to set up your development environment on Windows 7 / Windows to use React Native and Android Studio.

Before we start please find below important technologies definitions.

1. React Native is a JavaScript framework for writing real, natively rendering mobile applications for iOS and Android. React Native also exposes JavaScript interfaces for platform APIs, so your React Native apps can access platform features like the phone camera, or the user’s location.

2. Android Studio is the official integrated development environment (IDE) for Google’s Android operating system, built on JetBrains IntelliJ IDEA…


In this tutorial, we’ll be learning how to add swagger to existing Node Js and Express.js. As we already learned in PART 1 — How to create a REST API with Express.js and Node.js (source code Part 1 )and now we will add swagger in this project.

The source code for the final project can be found here.

Before we start please find below important technologies definitions

  1. SWAGGER — Swagger is an open-source software framework backed by a large ecosystem of tools that helps developers design, build, document, and consume RESTful web services
  2. Swagger provides a set of great tools


In this tutorial, we’ll be learning how to build a Rest API in Node.js and Express.js by building a simple crud user app API. The source code for the final project can be found here

Before we start please find below important technologies definitions

  1. Node — Node.js® is a JavaScript runtime built on Chrome’s V8 JavaScript engine. As an asynchronous event-driven JavaScript runtime, Node.js is designed to build scalable network applications. It compiles the JavaScript directly into the native machine code. It is a lightweight framework used for creating server-side web applications and extends JavaScript API to offer usual server-side…


The following article will help you to understand how to convert any HTML web page to a ReactJS functional component-based website/application.

If you are developing a new single-page application (SPA) and need help to start. So here is the help to start your dreams.

Before we start please find below important technologies definitions

Prerequisites

  1. SPA — A single-page application is an app that works inside a browser and does not require page reloading during use. In details use “https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Single-page_application"
    React — A JavaScript library for building user interfaces. …

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