🗒 New blog post (My experience trying to ensure accessibility on an earlier blog post.) 

Curious to ensure accessibility on an earlier blog post, I went on a testing journey for the first time as a screen-reader user.

rusingh.com/2021/07/25/experie

🗒 New blog post (My experience trying to ensure accessibility on an earlier blog post.) 

@celia "Let me know if there are any alternatives that are more common and more appropriate".

Unfortunately, ChromeVox is used only by 0.3% of people as their primary screen reader: webaim.org/projects/screenread

NVDA and JAWS are the most popular screen readers. I highly recommend NVDA, as it is free without any restrictions. Here's a cheatsheet and quick guide: dequeuniversity.com/screenread

@darekkay Dang, that's super resourceful, thank you. I will attempt this with NVDA. :)

🗒 New blog post (My experience trying to ensure accessibility on an earlier blog post.) 

@darekkay @celia +1 for trying NVDA. Also, the ChromeVox browser extension has not seen functional updates since 2017. The version shipping with ChromeOS is the actively developed one (and works very differently nowadays). GNOME Orca is the only viable solution on Linux, developed by one of the most knowledgeable people in this space; it's worth learning if you want to dig deeper (and/or file bugs).

🗒 New blog post (My experience trying to ensure accessibility on an earlier blog post.) 

@celia Most folks on windows are using NVDA and Firefox (nvaccess.org/). NVDA is open source, and made for users by users.

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