Any USWDS link should pass these manual accessibility tests.
Passed WCAG 2.1 AA
Link accessibility status
Passed with exceptions
Overview of recent accessibility test results:
Test the link in your project
USWDS tests components in isolation. You need to test the link component in the context of your own site to ensure compliance with Section 508 accessibility standards.
Use the checklist below.
Follow the "how to test" instructions for each type of assistive technology.
Anyone can test for accessibility.
These quick manual tests don't require special equipment.
Link accessibility checklist
Keyboard navigation tests
USWDS performed these tests to check the link’s accessibility and usability for keyboard navigation. For help performing your own keyboard navigation tests, check out the resources in the expandable section below.
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Meaningful code and guidance updates are listed in the following table:
Added accessibility tests page. More information: uswds-site#2138