Hey are you looking for the process of becoming ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) Section 508 compliant (by adding Alt Text) then there’s nothing worry about it as you get the solution with the help of the new WordPress plugin Tool for ADA Section 508 and SEO and even it helps with your On-Page SEO (by adding Description Text).
So just before that let’s know what this ADA is all about in brief:
What is ADA Compliance?
The Department of Justice (DOJ) published the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Standards for Accessible Design in September 2010. These standards state that all electronic and information technology must be accessible to people with disabilities.
The ADA differs from Section 508 regulations, which are an amendment to the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and apply to all information technology, including computer hardware, software and documentation.
And for detailed information you can head over to this “Read More” link.
Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act (29 U.S.C. § 794d) requires that Federal agencies’ electronic and information technology is accessible to people with disabilities, including employees and members of the public.
To know more about the Section 508 Law you can click here
With the help of this Tool for ADA Section 508 and SEO plugin you can help yourself to meet compliance requirements, you are the only one that can ensure that all requirements are met.
Some of the key features of this plugin is as follows:
- Shows you all of the pictures from either your Media Library, Posts or Pages that are missing any of the 3 types of text. (Alt Text, Description and Caption)
- Allows you to add any missing – Alternative Text, Description Text or Caption Text to any of your pictures one at a time.
- Allows you to add missing Alternative Text, Description Text or Caption Text to all of your pictures with just one click.
- Helps the process of making your website ADA Section 508 Compliant become much easier. (by adding Alt Text to all pictures on your website)
- Helps the process of increasing your websites On-Page SEO. (by adding missing discription text for search engines)
You can download this plugin right here.