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How to check for accessible colors -- A11ycasts #17

Google Chrome Developers Science-Technology 2017-05-05 - 19:10:34

"OATMEAL Color Contrast: aXe Chrome Extension: Automated testing with aXe: WCAG 1.4.3: WCAG 1.4.6: Lea Verous Contrast Ratio: WCAG Color Contrast Analyzer: The main goal of building any website is to convey some information to the user. While it may be stylish to use subtle, low contrast colors in our designs, we should also avoid going too far and creating an experience thats difficult to read. Its a best practice to look over the colors youve used in your site and see if they meet recommended contrast minimums. Today on a11ycasts well cover some of the tools to help you identify possible problem areas and explain how you can tune them up so theyre more distinct on the page. Watch all A11ycasts episodes: Subscribe to the Chrome Developers YouTube channel for updates on new episodes of A11ycasts:"

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