Testing & RemediationHow to test:
- Open up your site/page and inspect the HTML
- Check that the HTML element has a "lang" and or "xml:lang" attribute
- Ensure that the value of the "lang" attribute conforms BCP 47: Tags for the Identification of Languages document.
Questions and Answers
My page looks good visually, but am not sure if it's structure is layed out properly, or if I used the right elements. How am I supposed to know, or is there not 'one right way' to do it?
As an example, let's suppose I want to write the following. 'The french word bonjour means hello in english.' My sites language is english, but I would like screen readers to know that 'bonjour' is written in french. Is that something I should even bother...
I have a Wordpress site written in English. Do you guys know of a plugin or something that I can do to make it available in other languages as well?