Website evaluation tools

Requirements #

Any accessible website must

How to evaluate requirements #

To validate for compliance in these areas, I´m using the following tools:

Tools to evaluate websites
CategoryToolComment
HTMLW3C Markup Validation ServiceCheck HTML standard compliance
HTMLSwitching off CSSA good check for semantic HTML is to switch off CSS in the browser. The document should be usable and readable even without CSS attached.
AccessibilityWebAIM WAVECheck accessibility patterns
AccessibilityWebAIM Contrast CheckerCheck contrast of two colors
AccessibilityColor Contrast Accessibility ValidatorCheck contrast of an entire web page
PerformanceLighthouse PageSpeed InsightsCheck web page performance. A Lighhouse analysis can also be started through the Chrome Developer Tools, where it is available as a dedicated top-level menu entry. This allows to analyse a website running locally on the developer machine.

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