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Announcing Our New Suite of Accessibility Tools: Accessible Web Console!

13 Oct 2020

Since our launch in 2018, we’ve recognized the challenges that organizations are having with navigating the complexities of online ADA compliance and the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG). So, we created a new product that addresses these challenges: Accessible Web Console, a suite of SaaS tools designed to help teams discover, understand and resolve web accessibility issues.

Watch our product launch video! Captions available.

Accessible Web Console centralizes accessibility work into one user-friendly platform that makes conforming to WCAG approachable. Our automated web page monitoring system, customer issue-tracking, remediation task management and accessibility user experience (UX) testing all help pinpoint, explain and address accessibility barriers. By partnering with local members of the community to test websites with assistive technologies, Accessible Web can ensure that users with disabilities have a better web experience. Check out our interview with our Accessibility UX tester to see what navigating the web with a screen reader is like!

Our co-founder & Lead Accessibility Specialist, Pete Bruhn said “WCAG isn’t exactly common knowledge; it takes a long time to understand the intricacies of the success criteria and how to update your website so that it conforms to these standards. The goal with Console is to make the process of finding, understanding and fixing accessibility issues as easy as possible”

Accessible Web Console features include:

  • Automatic page scanning & monitoring of common accessibility issues
  • Remediation task system turns issues into actionable tasks
  • A11Y Partner program provides an expert Accessibility Specialist to help monitor work and keep it on track
  • Accessibility Website Badge to allow visitors to see the work an organization is doing/has done to their website or app
  • Accessibility policy helps showcase your dedication to inclusion and gives context to your organization’s accessibility goals
  • User issue reporting allows users to submit issues in real-time
  • Accessibility log provides a timeline of the work done to achieve accessibility

You can begin a 14-day free trial of Console today. Visit our subscription page to begin working with us to begin your path to accessibility today!