Accessible Vue
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Accessible Vue

The Why and How of building inclusive apps with Vue.js

About the Book

Learn about core concepts of web app accessibility, tips & tricks, best practices strategies and and how to implement inclusive components in Vue 2 and 3.

About the Author

Marcus Herrmann
Marcus Herrmann

Hi, my name is Marcus Herrmann, I'm a freelance front-end developer and Web Accessibility Specialist (IAAP) from Berlin, Germany. Among my customers is ownCloud, and together we're building their new accessible web UI – in Vue.js, of course.


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Table of Contents

  • About this book
    • What are the contents of this book?
    • What are the limits of this book?
    • Who is this book for?
    • How do code examples in this book work?
    • Who wrote this book?
  • 1. Cover accessibility basics first
    • Web app accessibility is web accessibility
    • Law of the instrument
    • The sad status quo
    • The search for root causes
    • Where to start to make a change
    • Ask users, do User Testing
    • A special look on screen-readers
    • Action Steps for this chapter
  • 2. Basic web app accessibility concepts
    • Disclosure widgets
    • Focus management
    • Modality
    • Hiding and deactivating elements accessibly
    • Links and Buttons
    • WAI-ARIA Authoring practices
    • Action Steps for this chapter
  • 3. Using Vue’s strengths
    • Conveying context with props
    • Requiring props
    • Circumventing Vue 2’s one-root-element rule
    • Facilitate focus management with $refs
    • Controlling where attributes get applied to
    • Visibility helper components
    • Accessible Base Components
    • Action Steps for this chapter
  • 4. Make typical components accessible
    • Modal dialogs
    • Skip links
    • Slide-In Navigation
    • Menus
    • Tab Component
    • Aside: Component libraries
    • Action Steps for this chapter
  • 5. Convey changes of state to screen-readers
    • Live regions
    • Accessible routing
    • Action Steps for this chapter
  • 6. Testing for accessibility
    • Automated tests are no miracle workers
    • Accessibility Testing as education
    • Linting
    • Checks in your browser
    • Unit tests
    • End-to-end, or inter-component testing
    • The most important testing of it all
    • Action Steps for this chapter
  • 7. Keep on learning
    • Follow these people
    • Look into React
    • Follow the development of standards
    • Join the accessibility community
    • Action Steps for this chapter
  • Conclusion

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