Running a tool like WebKing on our Jive instance (CSX 1.10.7), or the Jivespace community reveals several severe violations, possible severe violations, violations, and possible violations against WCAG.
Source: ./jivespace/community/features - Line: 1038 - Severity: Severe Violation WCAG 2.0 Success Criterion 4.1.1: The id "jive-icon-avgrating-1" must be unique in a document. [DuplicateIDReporter2] Source: ./jivespace/groups/ - Line: 791 - Severity: Severe Violation WCAG 2.0: Success Criteria 1.1.1, 2.4.4: Image "/jivespace/groups/image/1005/0.png?a=12963" must have a meaningful description in the ALT attribute or in the surrounding link body. [ImgLinkAlt2] Source: ./jivespace/community/jivetalks - Line: 1479 - Severity: Severe Violation WCAG 2.0: Success Criterion 1.1.1: The ALT attribute must be defined for image "/files/images/jivetalks/jivetalks-hersh.png". [ImgMissingAlt2] Source: ./jivespace/thread/41925 - Line: 4308 - Severity: Severe Violation WCAG 2.0: Success Criterion 1.1.1: The ALT attribute must be defined for image http://www.jivesoftware.com/community/images/emoticons/sad.gif". [ImgMissingAlt2] Source: ./jivespace/blogs/ - Line: 354 - Severity: Possible Severe Violation WCAG 2.0 Success Criterion 2.1.1: Mouse events must be paired with key events to be accessible. [KeyMousePair2] Source: ./jivespace/community/developer - Line: 540 - Severity: Possible Severe Violation WCAG 2.0: Success Criterion 1.3.1: List container should contain list items. Use CSS to achieve presentational effects. [ListElements] Source: ./jivespace/tags&recursive=true - Line: 310 - Severity: Violation WCAG 2.0: Success Criteria 1.3.1, 4.2.1: Do not use the LABEL element implicitly. [Form4] Source: ./jivespace/blogs/ - Line: 235 - Severity:Violation WCAG 2.0: Success Criteria 1.3.1, 4.2.1: Form controls and their labels should be explicitly associated with the LABEL element. [Form4] Source: ./jivespace/bookmarks/ - Line: 404 - Severity:Possible Violation WCAG 2.0: Technique 9.4: It is recommended to combine adjacent image and text links that point to the same resource. [AdjacentImageAndTextLink]
For large companies. web content accessibility is a taken seriously, and can result in public facing sites being shut down if they are non-compliant.
I was wondering, what is Jive's position on making the Clearspace/SBS compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)?