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To make Forem the most inclusive community platform around, accessibility should be considered to enable people with disabilities to create and consume content.

The Basics#

Forem UI changes should consider accessibility wherever possible. Common issues to watch out for in frontend code:

More Advanced Things#

If you're working on something JavaScript-heavy or animated, there are a few additional considerations for accessibility:

Accessibility Testing#

See a list of testing steps to follow during development or for a Pull Request review on the Forem Accessibility Testing Docs.


There's a wealth of information out there to learn about digital accessibility! Here are some resources: