Screen Reader 101: JAWS Testing and VoiceOver Navigation, How They Work
Track: Geek School
Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Blind screen reader users employ a variety of methods to navigate webpages. These methods should impact your design decisions. Navigation using JAWS for Windows and VoiceOver for iOS will be demonstrated so that you can see how navigation works in the real world. In addition, the basics of how to use JAWS to test your site will be demonstrated. The pros and cons of screen reader testing will also be discussed.
David Andrews, Chief Technology Officer, State Services for the Blind