This is the official accessibility statement for www.oldknobbley.com.
If you have any questions or comments, email me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Most browsers support jumping to specific links by typing
keys defined on the web site. On Windows, you can press
ALT + an access key; on Macintosh, you can press
Control + an access key.
All pages on this site define the following access keys:
- Access key 1 - Home page
- Access key 2 - Skip to main content
- Access key 4 - Search
- Access key 3 - Skip to site navigation
- Access key 0 - Accessibility statement
- Access key 7 - Contact
- Access key 8- Site Map
- All pages on this site are Bobby
AAA approved, complying with all the
Bobby guidelines. This is always a judgement call; many accessibility features
can be measured, but many can not. I have reviewed all the guidelines and
believe that all these pages are in compliance.
- All pages on this site is
AAA approved, complying
all priority 1, 2, and 3 guidelines of the
W3C Web Content Accessibility Guidelines.
Again, this is a judgement call; many guidelines are
intentionally vague and can not be tested automatically. I
have reviewed all the guidelines and believe that all these
pages are in compliance.
- All pages on this site are Section
508 approved, complying with all of the U.S.
Federal Government Section 508 Guidelines.
Again, a judgement call. I have reviewed all the guidelines and believe that
all these pages are in compliance.
- All pages on this site
1.0 Transitional. This is not a judgement call; a
program can determine with 100% accuracy whether a page is
- All pages on this site use structured semantic markup.
H2 tags are used for main titles, H3 tags for subtitles.
For example, on this page, JAWS users can skip to the next
section within the accessibility statement by pressing
- All pages include a search box.
- All pages include a site map.
- All pages have a menu covering all the links on the
- Many links have title attributes which describe the
link in greater detail, unless the text of the link already
fully describes the target (such as the headline of an
- Links are written to make sense out of context.
- All content images used in this site include
ALT attributes. Purely decorative
graphics include null
- This site uses cascading style sheets for visual
- This site uses only relative font sizes, compatible
with the user-specified "text size" option in visual
- If your browser or browsing device does not support
stylesheets at all, the content of each page is still
- W3 accessibility
guidelines, which explains the reasons behind each
accessibility techniques, which explains how to
implement each guideline.
accessibility checklist, a busy developer's guide to
U.S. Federal Government Section 508 accessibility
JAWS, a screen reader for Windows. A time-limited,
downloadable demo is available.
- Home Page
Reader, a screen reader for Windows. A downloadable
demo is available.
- Lynx, a free
text-only web browser for blind users with refreshable
- Links, a
free text-only web browser for visual users with low
- Opera, a visual
browser with many accessibility-related features, including
text zooming, user stylesheets, image toggle. A free
downloadable version is available. Compatible with Windows,
Macintosh, Linux, and several other operating systems.
- Bobby, a free
service to analyze web pages for compliance to
accessibility guidelines. A full-featured commercial
version is also available.
- HTML Validator,
a free service for checking that web pages conform to
Page Backward Compatibility Viewer, a tool for viewing
your web pages without a variety of modern browser
Viewer, a free service for viewing what your web pages
would look like in Lynx.