Mozilla Accessibility Project

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The Project

According to their site, "Accessibility in Web development means enabling as many people as possible to use Web sites, even when those people's abilities are limited in some way. Here we provide information on developing content to be accessible."

Evaluation Scoring

August 2017

Evaluation Factor Level
Evaluation Data
Licensing 2 Mozilla develops under the Mozilla public License (MPL). *Note: some of their accessibility partners, such as GW windows-Eye (as found here) do not necessarily have open-source licenses (Info on the GW Window-Eye licenses here
Language N/A
Level of Activity
Number of Contributors
Product Size 2 The MozillaBuild Package from here is 109 MB. Depending on where someone gets involved / which of Mozilla's products they get involved with, the size of the project could change.
Issue Tracker 2 The mozilla bug tracker has a massive number of bugs in all different types of categories, with relatively recent ativity (within the last few weeks). There is not, however, a section specifically for accessibility
New Contributor 2 There are instructions for new contributors to the Mozilla accessibility project here, with relevant links and information on an IRC channel, Bug tracker, download / build instructions, etc.
Community Norms
User Base
Total Score (out of 16)
Personal tools
Learning Resources
HFOSS Projects