a8ejoomla Accessibility Statement

This is the accessibility statement for a8eJoomla

Access keys
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
* Access Key 2 - Tutorials
* Access Key 3 - download
* Access Key 4 - Forum
* Access Key 5 - About Us
* Access Key 6 - Contact
* Access key 7 - Search
* Access Key 8 - Sitemap
* Access key 9 - Privacy Policy
* Access key a - Accessibility statement
* Access key s - Showcase Gallery
* Access Key b - Jump back to the top of page
* Access Key n - Skip to navigation
* Access Key c - Skip to content


Standards compliance

Many efforts have been put in place on website to comply with WCAG AAA 1-3 guidelines of the W3C. Many guidelines are vague and can not be tested automatically. After reviewing all the guidelines, most of website pages are in compliance.
All pages on this site validate as XHTML1.0l. This is not a judgement call; a program can determine with 100% accuracy whether a page is valid XHTML. For example, check the home page for XHTML validity.


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 article).
Links are written to make sense out of context.


All content images used in this site include descriptive ALT attributes. Purely decorative graphics include null ALT attributes.
Complex images include LONGDESC attributes or inline descriptions to explain the significance of each image to non-visual readers.

Visual design

This site uses cascading style sheets for visual layout.
This site uses only relative font sizes, compatible with the user-specified "text size" option in visual browsers.
If your browser or browsing device does not support stylesheets at all, the content of each page is still readable.

Accessibility references

W3 accessibility guidelines, which explains the reasons behind each guideline.
W3 accessibility techniques, which explains how to implement each guideline.
W3 accessibility checklist, a busy developer's guide to accessibility.
U.S. Federal Government Section 508 accessibility guidelines.

Accessibility software

JAWS, a screen reader for Windows. Downloadable demo is available.
Home Page Reader, a screen reader for Windows. Limited downloadable demo is available.
Lynx, a free text-only website browser for blind customers with refreshable Braille displays.
Links, a free text-only web browser for visual customers with low bandwidth Internet connection.
FireFox, a visual browser with many accessibility-related features. Compatible with Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, Mac OS 10.X, Linux, and several other operating systems.

Accessibility services

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 and testing that web pages conform to published HTML standards.
Web Page Backward Compatibility Viewer, a tool for viewing your web pages without a variety of modern browser features.

Related resources

WebAIM, a non-profit organization dedicated to improving accessibility to online learning materials.
Designing More Usable Web Sites, a large list of additional resources.
Dive Into Accessibility, an online book to help website designers/developers to improve their webistes on accessibility