Top 5 Tools for whole of page accessibility
Note: its worth checking some of the findings reported as errors by these tools. Fore example, some may report missing labels for form input elements, and not all of them need labels, such as input elements that are of type image, the alt tag is sufficient. There is no foolproof tool, always use at least two.
- Firefox Accessibility Extension Firefox Toolbar
- WaveOnline checker and Firefox Toolbar
- Web Accessibility ToolbarInternet Explorer Toolbar
- HTML CodeSniffer
- Total ValidatorEvaluator for Windows, Mac, Linux, toolbar for Firefox and Seamonkey