ADA Guidelines that have been followed for the development of this site are "Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.1" checklists. Those Guidelines are listed below.
In an effort to provide a better understanding to respond to the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) guidelines for computer websites. A checklist for those guidelines is included below.
It’s extremely useful to have a WCAG 2.1 checklist when you’re working through the
A WCAG 2.1 checklist helps you to check your web accessibility progress, record how far
you’ve come and set your targets out for the future.
Wuhcag is all about holistic web accessibility – that means taking everything about your website into account.
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.1.
WCAG 2.1 checklists is organized by level .
Allows a web designer to manage the guidelines in order.
You will move from Level A (Beginner) through Level AA (Intermediate) and on to Level AAA (Advanced).
table of contents
Status of This Document
0.1Background on WCAG 2
0.2WCAG 2 Layers of Guidance
0.3WCAG 2.1 Supporting Documents
0.4Requirements for WCAG 2.1
0.5Comparison with WCAG 2.0
0.5.1New Features in WCAG 2.1
0.5.2Numbering in WCAG 2.1
0.5.3Conformance to WCAG 2.1
0.6Later Versions of Accessibility Guidelines
1.2.1Audio-only and Video-only (Prerecorded)
1.2.3Audio Description or Media Alternative (Prerecorded)
1.2.5Audio Description (Prerecorded)
1.2.6Sign Language (Prerecorded)
1.2.7Extended Audio Description (Prerecorded)
1.2.8Media Alternative (Prerecorded)
1.3.1Info and Relationships
1.3.5Identify Input Purpose
1.4.1Use of Color
1.4.5Images of Text
1.4.7Low or No Background Audio
1.4.9Images of Text (No Exception)
1.4.13Content on Hover or Focus
2.1.2No Keyboard Trap
2.1.3Keyboard (No Exception)
2.1.4Character Key Shortcuts
2.2.2Pause, Stop, Hide
2.3Seizures and Physical Reactions
2.3.1Three Flashes or Below Threshold
2.3.3Animation from Interactions
2.4.4Link Purpose (In Context)
2.4.6Headings and Labels
2.4.9Link Purpose (Link Only)
2.5.3Label in Name
2.5.6Concurrent Input Mechanisms
3.1.1Language of Page
3.1.2Language of Parts
3.2.5Change on Request
3.3.2Labels or Instructions
3.3.4Error Prevention (Legal, Financial, Data)
3.3.6Error Prevention (All)
4.1.2Name, Role, Value
5.1Interpreting Normative Requirements
5.2.4Only Accessibility-Supported Ways of Using Technologies
5.3Conformance Claims (Optional)
5.3.1Required Components of a Conformance Claim
5.3.2Optional Components of a Conformance Claim
5.4Statement of Partial Conformance - Third Party Content
5.5Statement of Partial Conformance - Language
7.Input Purposes for User Interface Components
A.1Participants of the AG WG active in the development of this document:
A.2Other previously active WCAG WG participants and other contributors to WCAG 2.0, WCAG 2.1, or supporting resources