Max van der Schee

Web Accessibility

Web Accessibility

You might have heard from Web Accessibility, a11y or WAI at some point in time which wouldn’t be uncommon as it has been around since 1996-ish, which was around the same time the internet was still being served through a dial-up connection - which is the slowest inimaginable internet connection. However, even though the innovation has been around some time, the European Commission concluded in 2010 that the implementation of Web Accessibility was around 5% on the web.

While I go more in-depth on the subject in my Medium post, I concluded that the best course of action would be to build an extension for Visual Studio Code.

The primary function for this extension is to highlight common error's based on the code and give feedback on how you could fix it. Example: