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Is an overlay accessibility widget a substitute for making a website fully accessible?

An overlay accessibility widget is a feature that can be added to a website to help make it more accessible to people with disabilities. The widget typically appears as a button or icon on the website, and when clicked, it opens a menu of options that allow users to customize the website to better meet their accessibility needs.

While overlay accessibility widgets can be helpful for making websites more accessible, they are not a substitute for making a website fully compliant with web accessibility guidelines. Websites should be designed to be accessible to all users, including users with disabilities, and should be tested and evaluated to ensure that they meet relevant accessibility standards.

Overlay accessibility widgets can be useful for making websites more accessible to users with disabilities, but they do not address all accessibility issues. For example, they may not address issues related to the structure and organization of the website, or issues related to the use of images, multimedia, and other types of content.

In addition, while overlay accessibility widgets can be useful for users with disabilities, they may not be useful for all users. Some users with disabilities may not even be able to access the widget.

With My Site Comply, you receive the widget as an extra layer of accessibility for users who want to use it. We do manual remediation to make your website truly compliant.

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