Everything You Need to Know About Designing Accessible Forms

Jamie O'Leary
Apr 14, 2020 · 11 min read

On the web, forms are the linchpins of ecommerce, social interactions, and most productivity-based applications.

Forms are often overlooked. They’re that boring part of a website where you fill in your details to get the information you want. Because they’ve been around for so long, some designers presume forms are a problem that’s already been solved — not true! And when you consider accessibility, many forms don’t pass the test. In fact, a recent WebAim survey listed complex forms as being one of the most problematic areas…