Pitfalls of Web Accessibility Evaluation Tools

Good to see it’s not just me that finds it difficult to make sense of the different results from different tools.

 

Very nice little experiment here – using some of these tools to test the sites that provide the tools themselves.

Start page A pragmatic approach to web accessibility

Pitfalls of Web Accessibility Evaluation Tools

Summary: Automated web accessibility evaluation tools are hard to trust, understand and only provides feedback on a small amount of factors that influence accessibility. Also, a unified web evaluation methodology should be adopted to provide consistent results across tools.

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