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Re: Accessibility tools

From: Karl Groves <karl@karlgroves.com>
Date: Tue, 9 Dec 2014 12:15:03 -0500
Message-ID: <CABScKPB3_=BxoKhNqBo2chFg6nmwV+bTLap1p5Ha7MTyPsVhSw@mail.gmail.com>
To: Christophe Strobbe <strobbe@hdm-stuttgart.de>
Cc: "w3c-wai-ig@w3.org" <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>
Thats a pretty cool list Tanaguru has set up. One thing it would be
good to include is which tools are Javascript-aware.  See
http://www.karlgroves.com/2013/09/06/web-accessibility-testing-tools-who-tests-the-dom/

On Tue, Dec 9, 2014 at 11:55 AM, Christophe Strobbe
<strobbe@hdm-stuttgart.de> wrote:
>
> On 9/12/2014 17:43, Martín Szyszlican wrote:
>
> There's a new tool called tanaguru, which is libre and server based, so you
> can install is I'm your server and is will check all your sites for you.
> Has anyone here reviewed it?
>
> Not yet.
> They have their own comparison of evaluation tools at
> <http://tanaguru.org/en/content/other-accessibility-audit-tools>.
> The source code is available on GitHub at
> <https://github.com/Tanaguru/Tanaguru>.
> Using the version that runs at <http://www.tanaguru.com/en/> requires that
> you first sign up.
>
> Best regards,
>
> Christophe
>
>
>
>
> El mar, dic 9, 2014 13:40, Julie Romanowski
> <julie.romanowski.l87g@statefarm.com> escribió:
>>
>> What’s your opinion of Fangs? The tool hasn’t been updated for a long time
>> now, and I’m not sure it works with the latest versions of Firefox.
>>
>>
>>
>> From: Paul J. Adam [mailto:paul.adam@deque.com]
>> Sent: Tuesday, December 09, 2014 10:26 AM
>> To: Rabab Gomaa
>> Cc: W3C WAI IG
>> Subject: Re: Accessibility tools
>>
>>
>>
>> http://pauljadam.com/weba11ytesting/#extensions
>>
>> On Dec 9, 2014, at 10:14 AM, Rabab Gomaa <Rabab.Gomaa@inspection.gc.ca>
>> wrote:
>>
>>
>>
>> Hi Jens,
>>
>>
>>
>> Below a list of Accessibility tools and resources:
>>
>>
>>
>> Firefox Extentions:
>> Wave Toolbar
>> Web Developer Toolbar
>> WCAG Contrast Checker
>> Fangs Screen Reader Emulator
>> Firebug
>>
>> Total Validator
>>
>>
>>
>> Validation Applications:
>> Total Validator Pro
>>
>> W3C validation service: http://validator.w3.org/
>>
>>
>>
>> Ressources when working with WCAG 2.0:
>>
>> WCAG Quick ref.: http://www.w3.org/WAI/WCAG20/quickref/
>>
>> WCAG Assessment Methodology CHecklist:
>> http://www.tbs-sct.gc.ca/ws-nw/wa-aw/wa-aw-assess-methd-eng.asp
>>
>> How People with Disabilities Use the Web:
>> http://www.w3.org/WAI/intro/people-use-web/Overview
>>
>>
>>
>>
>>
>> Rabab
>>
>>
>>
>> >>> Jens Oliver Meiert <jens@meiert.com> 2014-12-09 10:03 AM >>>
>> Forwarding per suggestion from Andrew—cheers!
>>
>>
>> ---------- Forwarded message ----------
>> From: Jens Oliver Meiert <jens@meiert.com>
>> Date: Tue, Dec 9, 2014 at 11:46 PM
>> Subject: Accessibility tools
>> To: W3C WAI GL <w3c-wai-gl@w3.org>
>>
>>
>> An informal question, what accessibility tools do people here trust
>> most these days?
>>
>> I’m reviewing the accessibility section of UITest.com and am not sure
>> it’s up-to-date.
>>
>> (Direct feedback okay if you happen to run any tools you like to see
>> listed there, or if you have any general feedback.)
>>
>> --
>> Jens Oliver Meiert
>> http://meiert.com/en/
>>
>>
>
>
>
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