When we post or edit web content we often make mistakes that cause accessibility problems. On this page we’ll list a number of the most common mistakes and how to fix them!

Note that you can audit your sites for all of these mistakes. Use the Accessibility Issue Review tool in Reason to see if any of these issues exist on your sites.

Links that look like this are common:

🚫 Click here to visit the Web Services website.

This is problematic for the same reason as the URL as a link – the text in the link isn't enough to understand where the link goes. A screen reader user will just hear "Click here Click here Click here" when they have the links on the page read to them.

How do I fix this?

The solution is to rewrite the link, removing the extra words and making the name of the page or site the link text:

πŸ‘ Web Services