Browser extensions

Some extensions allow you to perform automated tests on the current page.

aXe accessibility audit

aXe is an extension available for Chrome and Firefox to perform several tests based on the WCAG.

screenshot of the aXe extension  

WAVE Toolbar

WAVE Toolbar is a toolbar extension for Chrome. It allows to perform several tests on the current page just like aXe. Unlike aXe, which shows errors in a tab of Web Inspector, here the errors are displayed directly on the page. A bookmarklet (or favelet) for WAVE is also available.

screenshot of the WAVE Toolbar extension