Testing with WAVE 3.0

Evaluating accessibility of web resources regarding text equivalents with WAVE 3.0 is mainly done through examination of the use of attributes of HTML tags such as alt and longdesc to a lesser degree. Below are the WAVE icons relevant to text equivalents.

WAVE icons relevant to text equivalents - errors

WAVE icons relevant to text equivalents - alerts

WAVE icons relevant to text equivalents - accessiblity features

Preferences Adjustment

  1. Go to WAVE
  2. Select the Set Preferences button to go to WAVE Preferences page
  3. Find WAVE features to include section
  4. Uncheck all options, except for errors option, alerts option, and accessibility features
  5. option.
  6. Check page with WAVE
screenshot of change preferences page on WAVE screenshot of examining page with wave for text equivalents