Choosing Automated Accessibility Testing Tool

Primary Criteria:

  • (Should have started with) Is the tool testing the DOM?
  • Is the tool user friendly?
  • Quality, reliability of results
  • Is it web based?
  • Integration
  • Does it spider?
  • Does it test uploaded / submitted source?

More on integration: the tool should integrate with existing SDLC tools so that there isn’t a separate flow for accessibility.

Session Description: successful use of an automated testing tool requires purchasing a tool that’s efficient, user-friendly, and reliable. We provide unbiased criteria for choosing such a tool.